Griffith Jones - Welsh Educator

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Griffith Jones had a vision of teaching the illiterate poor in Wales how to read and write in the 18th century. This was long before government schools were available

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Griffith Jones - Welsh Educator

  1. 1. Griffith Jones was a World ShaperSongs of Hope radio program http://songsofhope883.wordpress.com 1
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  5. 5. Griffith Jones church at Llanddowror 5
  6. 6. Old school room and chapel 6
  7. 7. Griffith Jones house in Pen-byor 7
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  11. 11. First Sunday School in Wales 11
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  15. 15. Image Attributions2 Red dragon of Wales. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Flag_of_Wales_2.svg#filelinks4 Looking east near summit of Moel Famauhttp://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Looking_East_from_near_summit_of_Moel_Famau_-_DSC05463.JPG5 Welsh methodist revival church in Llanddoworhttp://www.porthjuniors.ndo.co.uk/Work/RE/griffiths_jones.htm6 Old schoolroom chapelhttp://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Old_schoolroom-chapel_-_geograph.org.uk_-_463001.jpg7 Griffith Jones house in Pen-byorhttp://www.porthjuniors.ndo.co.uk/Work/RE/griffiths_jones.htm8 Bible as means of instruction and training manualhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/waleshistory/2010/07/griffith_jones_circulating_schools.html11 First Sunday School in Wales http://history.powys.org.uk/history/common/educ2.htmlSongs of Hope radio program http://songsofhope883.wordpress.com 15

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