Thursday, August 31, 2023
St. Giles, Abbot
Feastday: September 1
Patron: of beggars; blacksmiths; breast cancer; breast feeding; cancer patients; disabled people; Edinburgh (Scotland); epilepsy; fear of night; noctiphobics; forests; hermits; horses; lepers; mental illness; outcasts; poor peoples; rams; spur makers; sterility
Bishop accountability group: Dismissal of charges against McCarrick ‘hugely disappointing’
Criminal sexual assault charges filed against McCarrick in Wisconsin in April are still pending, as are several civil lawsuits.