Mathew 5.4 and 5.5

I cannot find any better words than these. These apply irrespective of any origin or religious persuasion, including agnosticism (not knowing).

5.4 Gwyn ei byd y rhai sydd yn galaru: canys hwy a ddiddenir. (Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.)
5.5 Gwyn ei byd y rhai addfwyn: canys hwy a etifeddant y ddaear. (Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.)

5.11 and 5.12 : Gwyn ei byd pan y’ch gwaradwyddant, ac y’ch erlidiant, a y dywedant bob drygair yn eich erbyn er mwyn i, a hwy yn gelwyddog. Byddwch lawen a hyfryd .. (Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kind of evil against you because of me. Be joyful and serene …

(Dr. William Morgan at alii 1588, the 1620 version online).

“because of me ” read “because of nature”.


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