Saint Andrew – Patron of Scotlad
Monday 30 November 2009
Cardinal O'Brien urges Scots to learn about their patron saint.
In an article in today’s Sunday Times, Cardinal Keith O'Brien will call on Scots to learn more about their patron, St. Andrew whose feast day will be celebrated tomorrow, 30 November.
Commenting on an opinion poll showing almost half of respondents think St. Andrew was Scottish, the Cardinal describes the finding as "nothing short of alarming" he also adds his voice to calls for a public holiday, saying
Cardinal O'Brien will celebrate Mass on St. Andrew's Day, at St. Mary's Cathedral,