Editors. "Archbishop of St. Andrews becomes a Cardinal". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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David Beaton, Archbishop of St. Andrews in Scotland, is created a Cardinal. His tenure as a loyal devotee of the Church of Rome is fraught with fending off calls for Protestant reform in England to match that currently taking place in neighbouring England.