Works with a theme of religion (69)

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  1. Alex Norton

    A Ballad [While prose work and rhymes]

    “While prose-work and rhymes ...”

    A song performed by Alex Norton

  2. Vivien Heilbron

    A Grace After Dinner

    “O thou, in whom we live and move ...”

    An epigram written in 1789 and performed by Vivien Heilbron

  3. Vivien Heilbron

    A Grace Before Dinner

    “O thou who kindly dost provide ...”

    An epigram written in 1789 and performed by Vivien Heilbron

  4. Brian Cox

    A Prayer in the Prospect of Death

    “O Thou unknown, Almighty Cause ...”

    A poem written in 1781 and performed by Brian Cox

  5. Shirley Henderson

    A Prayer, Under the Pressure of violent Anguish

    “O Thou Great Being! What Thou art ...”

    A poem written in 1781 and performed by Shirley Henderson

  6. Phyllis Logan

    A Winter Night

    “When biting Boreas, fell and dour ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  7. Gerry Mulgrew

    A dedication to Gavin Hamilton Esq

    “Expect na, sir, in this narration ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  8. Laura Fraser

    A new Psalm for the chapel of Kilmarnock

    “O, Sing a new song to the Lord, ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by Laura Fraser

  9. Phyllis Logan

    Address To The Unco Guid

    “O ye wha are sae guid yoursel' ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  10. Liam Brennan

    Address to the Deil

    “O Thou! Whatever title suit thee! ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Liam Brennan

  11. Billy Boyd

    At Roslin Inn

    “My blessings on ye, honest wife ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Billy Boyd

  12. Alison Peebles

    Awa Whigs Awa

    “Awa whigs awa ...”

    A song written in 1790 and performed by Alison Peebles

  13. Annette Crosbie

    Burns Grace at Kirkcudbright

    “Some have meat and cannot eat ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Annette Crosbie

  14. John Shedden

    Contented wi little

    “Contented wi' little, and cantie wi' mair ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by John Shedden

  15. Ian McDiarmid

    Divine Service In The Kirk Of Lamington

    “As cauld a wind as ever blew, ...”

    An epigram written in 1791 and performed by Ian McDiarmid

  16. Kate Dickie

    Elegy on the year 1788

    “For lords or kings I dinna mourn ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by Kate Dickie

  17. Dawn Steele

    Epigram

    “Whoe'er he be that sojourns here ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Dawn Steele

  18. Crawford Logan

    Epigram Addressed To An Artist

    “Dear Sir, I'll gie ye some advice ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Crawford Logan

  19. Phyllis Logan

    Epigram On Rough Roads

    “I'm now arrived -- thanks to the gods ...”

    An epigram written in 1786 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  20. Bill Paterson

    Epistle To John Goldie, In Kilmarnock

    “O Gowdie , terror o' the whigs ...”

    A poem performed by Bill Paterson

  21. John Sessions

    Epistle To The Rev. John M'math

    “While at the stook the shearers cow'r ...”

    An epistle written in 1785 and performed by John Sessions

  22. Laura Fraser

    Epitaph for J H Writer in Ayr

    “Here lies a Scots mile of a chiel ...”

    An epitaph written in 1788 and performed by Laura Fraser

  23. Daniela Nardini

    Epitaph on John Dove, Innkeeper

    “Here lies Johnny Pidgeon, ...”

    An epitaph written in 1785 and performed by Daniela Nardini

  24. Juliet Cadzow

    Errock Brae

    “O Errock stane, may never maid ...”

    A song performed by Juliet Cadzow

  25. Tam Dean Burn

    Extempore reply to an invitation

    “Sir, Yours this moment I unseal ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  26. Tam Dean Burn

    Extempore to Mr Gavin Hamilton

    “To you, sir, this summons I've sent ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  27. Stuart McQuarrie

    Fragment [Now health forsakes that angel face]

    “Now health forsakes that angel face ...”

    A poem performed by Stuart McQuarrie

  28. Shirley Henderson

    Grace after Meat

    “O Thou in whom we live and move ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by Shirley Henderson

  29. Ralph Riach

    Halloween

    “Upon that night, when fairies light ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Ralph Riach

  30. Richard Wilson

    Holy Willie's Prayer

    “O Thou, who in the heavens does dwell ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Richard Wilson

  31. Dawn Steele

    I'll Tell You a Tale of a Wife

    “I'll tell you a tale of a wife ...”

    A song written in 1789 and performed by Dawn Steele

  32. Kate Dickie

    Lines written in the kirk of Lamington

    “As cauld a wind as ever blew ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by Kate Dickie

  33. Kate Dickie

    Lines written on windows of the Globe Tavern, Dumfries

    “The greybeard, old wisdom, may boast of his treasures, ...”

    A poem written in 1796 and performed by Kate Dickie

  34. Douglas Henshall

    Lines, wrote by Burns, while on his deathbed

    “He who of Ranken sang, lies stiff and dead ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Douglas Henshall

  35. Phil McKee

    No Churchman am I

    “No churchman am I for to rail and to write ...”

    A song written in 1782 and performed by Phil McKee

  36. Phyllida Law

    Ode, sacred to the memory of Mrs Oswald of Auchencruive

    “Dweller in yon dungeon dark ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Phyllida Law

  37. Eddi Reader

    On Andrew Turner

    “In Se'enteen Hunder 'n Forty-Nine ...”

    An epitaph written in 1795 and performed by Eddi Reader

  38. Eddi Reader

    On James. Grieve, Laird of Boghead, Tarbolton

    “Here lies Boghead amang the dead ...”

    An epitaph written in 1784 and performed by Eddi Reader

  39. Phyllis Logan

    On Scaring Some Water Fowl In Loch Turit

    “Why, ye tenants of the lake ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  40. Phyllida Law

    On being asked why God had made Miss D so little and Mrs A so big

    “Ask why God made the gem so small ...”

    A poem written in 1793 and performed by Phyllida Law

  41. Phyllis Logan

    Paraphrase Of The First Psalm

    “The man, in life wherever plac'd ...”

    A poem written in 1781 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  42. Jonathan Watson

    Poem on Life

    “My honored colonel, deep I feel ...”

    An epistle written in 1796 and performed by Jonathan Watson

  43. Simon Donald

    Robert Burns' Answer [to 'Epistle from a Taylor to Robert Burns']

    “What ails ye now, ye lousie bitch ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Simon Donald

  44. Eddi Reader

    Scotish Ballad

    “Last May a braw wooer cam down the lang glen ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Eddi Reader

  45. Stella Gonet

    Sketch. Inscribed to the Right Hon. Ch. J. Fox Esq.

    “How Wisdom and Folly meet, mix, and unite ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by Stella Gonet

  46. Crawford Logan

    Sonnet On Hearing A Thrush Sing

    “Sing on, sweet thrush, upon the leafless bough ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Crawford Logan

  47. Brian Cox

    Tam o' Shanter

    “When chapman billies leave the street ...”

    A poem written in 1790 and performed by Brian Cox

  48. Tom Fleming

    The Cotter's Saturday Night

    “My lov'd, my honour'd, much respected friend ...”

    An epigram performed by Tom Fleming

  49. Juliet Cadzow

    The First Psalm

    “The man, in life where-ever plac'd ...”

    A poem performed by Juliet Cadzow

  50. Derek Riddell

    The Heron Ballads : The Election : A New Song

    “Fy, let us a' to Kirkcudbright, ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Derek Riddell

  51. Vivien Heilbron

    The Holy Fair

    “Upon a simmer Sunday morn ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Vivien Heilbron

  52. Simon Donald

    The Holy Tulzie

    “O a' ye pious godly Flocks ...”

    A poem written in 1784 and performed by Simon Donald

  53. John Shedden

    The Jolly Beggars : See the Smoking Bowl Before us

    “See the smoking bowl before us ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by John Shedden

  54. Tam Dean Burn

    The Jolly Beggars : Sir Wisdom's a fool when he's fou

    “Sir Wisdom's a fool when he's fou ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  55. Kate Dickie

    The Kirk of Scotland's Garland

    “Orthodox, orthodox, who believe in John Knox ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by Kate Dickie

  56. Crawford Logan

    The Ninetieth Psalm

    “O Thou, the first, the greatest friend ...”

    A poem written in 1782 and performed by Crawford Logan

  57. Derek Riddell

    The Ordination

    “Kilmarnock Wabsters, fidge an' claw ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Derek Riddell

  58. John Bett

    The Solemn League and Covenant

    “The Solemn League and Covenant ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by John Bett

  59. Maureen Beattie

    The Twa Herds

    “O a' ye pious godly flocks ...”

    A poem written in 1784 and performed by Maureen Beattie

  60. John Shedden

    To Dr John MacKenzie

    “Friday first's the day appointed ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by John Shedden

  61. John Shedden

    To John Kennedy

    “Farewel, dear Friend! May Guid luck hit you ...”

    An epitaph written in 1786 and performed by John Shedden

  62. Stella Gonet

    To Miss Graham of Fintry

    “Here, where the Scotish Muse immortal lives ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Stella Gonet

  63. Tam Dean Burn

    To Mr Gavin Hamilton. Mauchline

    “I hold it, sir, my bounten duty ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  64. Gerry Mulgrew

    To Renton of Lamerton

    “Your billet, sir, I grant receipt ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  65. Dougray Scott

    To Terraughty, on his birthday

    “It is na, Jean, thy bonie face ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by Dougray Scott

  66. Dougray Scott

    To William Stewart

    “In honest Bacon's ingle-neuk ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by Dougray Scott

  67. Ian McDiarmid

    Winter A Dirge

    “The wintry west extends his blast ...”

    A poem written in 1781 and performed by Ian McDiarmid

  68. Liz Lochhead

    Written In Friars' Carse Hermitage

    “Thou whom chance may hither lead ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Liz Lochhead

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