He was a prominent figure in his Connexion , being Moderator of the North Wales Association ( 1931 ). He was an assiduous researcher and received a M.A. degree of the Univ. of Liverpool for his thesis on ‘ Vaticination in Welsh literature ’. For a period he edited The Journal of the Historical Society of the Presbyterian Church in Wales ( 1930-34 ). He competed regularly at the National Eisteddfod , submitting essays on literary and historical subjects. Many of his prize-winning essays were published by the National Eisteddfod Society . He contributed articles to Y Brython , Y Beirniad , Y Genhinen , Yr Efrydydd , and The Journal of the Historical Society of the Presbyterian Church in Wales . He published the following books: Dyfyniadau llên Cymru ( 1909 ); Deuddeg o feirdd y Berwyn ( 1910 ); Twm o'r Nant ( 1911 ); Geirfa Prifeirdd ( 1911 ); Dylanwad y Rhufeiniaid ar iaith, gwareiddiad a gwaedoliaeth y Cymry ( 1912 ); Hanes mynachdai gogledd Cymru ( 1914 ); Cymry enwog cyfnod y Tuduriaid ( 1914 ); Addysg Cymru yn y Canol Oesoedd ( 1914 ); Hanes dirwest yng Ngwynedd ( 1921 ); Thomas Charles Edwards ( 1921 ); Cofiant T. J. Wheldon ( 1925 ); Hanes Cyfundeb y Methodistiaid Calfinaidd ( 1927 ).
Reverend Gomer Morgan Roberts, M.A., (1904-93), Pont-rhyd-y-fen / St Dogmael's / Llandybïe
Published date: 2001