His most notable service was rendered as a provincial official . After some time spent as secretary of the home mission of his province he was elected secretary of the chapels , a post which he retained for ten years. He was then elected chairman of the province ( 1917 ), a post he held until his retirement fifteen years later. He was elected president of the Wesleyan assembly ( 1917 ) and, in this capacity, went as a delegate to the conferences of the Ecumenical Methodists held at Toronto . He was elected a member of the Legal Hundred of his denomination ( 1917 ).
He published Prif Emynwyr Cymru , Yr Hen Gyrnol , Coelion Cymru , Humphrey Jones a Diwygiad ‘59 , and ‘ Daniel Owen ,’ a series of twelve articles in the Eurgrawn , 1919 .
Reverend Edward Tegla Davies, D.Litt., (1880-1967), Bangor
Published date: 2001