Dyma Geidwad i'r colledig

Author: Morgan Rhys

Rhys, Morgan, a famous Welsh hymnwriter of the last century. He published several collections of hymns under quaint titles. Golwg o ben Nebo ar wlad yr Addewid (A View of the land of promise from the top of Mr. Nebo). Frwyd Ysbrydal (The Spiritual Warfare). Graddfanan y Credadyn, &c. (The Groanings of the Believer). He died in 1776, and was buried at Llanfynydd Church, in Caermarthenshire. [Rev. W. Glenffrwd Thomas] --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)… Go to person page >

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First Line: Dyma Geidwad i'r colledig
Author: Morgan Rhys


[Come, ye disconsolate, where'er ye languish]

CONSOLATION was originally set for solo voice to "Alma redemptoris mater" by Samuel Webbe, Sr. (<a href="/hymn/PsH/112#tuneinfo">PHH 112</a>), in his <cite>Collection of Motetts and Antiphons</cite> (1792). Thomas Hastings adapted the tune for use with Moo…

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