Scotland’s “Heaven-Taught Ploughman”

Today is Robert Burns’ birthday.  The national bard of Scotland was born January 25, 1759 to William Burnes and Agnes Broun on a farm near Alloway in Ayrshire. William Burnes was a cotter who struggled all his life to make a living for his wife and seven children.  Robert would learn the Bible from his … Continue reading Scotland’s “Heaven-Taught Ploughman”