O gariad! O gariad Anfeidrol ei faint

Author: Morgan Rhys. (1716-1779)

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 >

Text Information

First Line: O gariad! O gariad Anfeidrol ei faint
Author: Morgan Rhys. (1716-1779)
Meter: M 20. (11 a.u 411)
Language: Welsh
Publication Date: 1979
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1979.

Tune

ST. DENIO

ST. DENIO is based on "Can mlynedd i nawr" ("A Hundred Years from Now"), a traditional Welsh ballad popular in the early nineteenth century. It was first published as a hymn tune in John Roberts's Caniadau y Cyssegr (Hymns of the Sanctuary, 1839). The tune title refers to St. Denis, the patron saint…

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Welsh and English Hymns and Anthems #5a
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