New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Acca

New Catholic Dictionary illustration of the 'Cross of Acca', which is at his grave in Hexham, England, and was restored in 1895Article

(c.660742) Confessor. Bishop of Hexham, England. Bede dedicated several works to him. Driven from his diocese, 732, he took refuge in Galloway, but returned in 742. The Celtic cross at his grave in Hexham has been restored. Patron of learning. Feast, 20 October.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Acca”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 July 2012. Web. 21 April 2019. <>