The synagogue in Belz, dedicated in 1843, destroyed by the Nazis during World War II, and demolished in the 1950s. A great Torah scholar, Rabbi Shalom Rokeach personally helped build the city's large and imposing synagogue , dedicated in 1843, which could seat 5,000 worshippers and had superb acoustics.
Belz (Белз; Bełz ; בעלז &thinsp) is a small city in Sokal Raion of Lviv Oblast (region) of Western Ukraine, near the border with Poland, is located between the Solokiya river (a tributary of the Bug River) and the Rzeczyca stream. 117 relations.
Raising greater awareness about St. Clement Mary Hofbauer School in Rosedale is one of Gary M. Rand II’s top priorities as he begins his duties as principal of the 300-student school. “We want more people to know that our school stands for something and that we develop students spiritually and give them a great overall education,” said Mr ...
A Vilnius panegyric in Khmelnytsky's honour (1650–1651) explained it: "While in Poland, it is King Jan II Casimir Vasa, in Rus it is Hetman Bohdan Khmelnytsky".  Following the Battles of Zbarazh and the Zboriv , Khmelnytsky gained numerous privileges for the Cossacks under the Treaty of Zboriv .
- Emergence of Cossack Hetmanate under Russian protection, Decline of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, Decline of the Roman Catholic Church in Ukraine, Territorial and political expansion of the Russian Tsardom
In 1462, after the death of Władysław II of Płock, the last of Siemowit's IV direct descendants, Casimir IV Jagiellon of Poland attempted to incorporate the entire Duchy of Masovia to Poland. The Duchy of Masovia was incorporated in 1526. Belz remained part of Poland till its partitions in the late 18th century; the duchy's capital was in Belz.
148 relations: Battle of Horodok (1655), Battle of Jarosław (1656), Battle of the River Bug, Battle of Trembowla, Błażowa, Belz, Belz Voivodeship, Bezprym, Biłgoraj, Biecz, Black Ruthenia, Boguchwała, Bolesław I the Brave, Bolesław I's intervention in the Kievan succession crisis, Bolesław II the Generous, Buchach, Cardinal direction ...
Andriy II Yuriyevych or Andrew of Galicia (Андрій II Юрієвич) (unknown – 1323) was the last Rus' king of Galicia-Volhynia in 1308–1323 (according to other sources since 1315). 51 relations.
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Casimir of Bytom (Kazimierz bytomski) (1253/57 – 10 March 1312) was a Duke of Opole during 1282–1284 (with his brother as co-ruler) and Duke of Bytom from 1284 until his death. 45 relations.
Kraków, also spelled Cracow or Krakow, is the second largest and one of the oldest cities in Poland. 8550 relations.