The Martyrdome of Wenceslaus, Podivinius, and others, in The History of the Bohemian Persecution (1650) by Johan Amos Comenius "St. Wenceslaus," in Catholic Encyclopedia, (ed.) by Charles G. Herbermann and others, New York: The Encyclopaedia Press (1913) Poetry . Good King Wenceslas (1853), a carol by John Mason Neale
Wenceslaus I (Czech: Václav [ˈvaːtslaf] (listen); c. 911 – September 28, 935), Wenceslas I or Václav the Good was the duke (kníže) of Bohemia from 921 until his assassination in 935. His younger brother, Boleslaus the Cruel, was complicit in the murder.
Wenceslaus I (Czech: Václav [ˈvaːtslaf] (listen); c. 911 – September 28, 935), Wenceslas I or Václav the Good was the duke (kníže) of Bohemia from 921 until his assassination in 935. Read more on Wikipedia. Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia has received more than 753,301 page views.
Sep 28, 2020 · Saint Wenceslaus' Story. If saints have been falsely characterized as “other worldly,” the life of Wenceslaus stands as an example to the contrary: He stood for Christian values in the midst of the political intrigues which characterized 10th-century Bohemia. Wenceslaus was born in 907 near Prague, son of the Duke of Bohemia.
Wenceslaus, Saint (wĕn`səsləs), d. 929, duke of Bohemia. He was reared in the Christian faith by his grandmother, St. Ludmilla. He became duke at an early age, and during his minority his mother, Drahomira, acted as regent. She, like many other Czech nobles, opposed Christianity and persecuted the Christians.
May 10, 2019 · Wenceslaus was born in c907 the son of Vratislaus I, Duke of Bohemia. His mother, Drahomíra, was the daughter of a pagan tribal chief of the Havelli, but was baptized at the time of her marriage . Wenceslaus' grandfather, Bořivoj I of Bohemia, was converted to Christianity by Saints Cyril and Methodius, the Apostles to the Slavs.
Apr 02, 2021 · Saint Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia. Czech royal saint. Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia ... helmet of Saint Wenceslaus. 0 references. religion. Christianity. 1 reference.
When Duke of Bohemia Vratislaus I was born in 0888, in Bohemia, Czechia, his father, Borivoj I Duke of Bohemia, was 46 and his mother, Duchess of Bohemia Ludmilla Slaviborova of Pšov Saint, was 35. He married Duchess of Bohemia Drahomíra of Stodor in 0906. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 13 February 0921 ...
St. Wenceslas (Svatý Václav in Czech) or Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia (cca 907 – September 28, 935, maybe 929) from Přemyslid dynasty was acknowledged the Czech duke in 921, and saluted a king in 937 (“the fifteenth duke from Czecus the Sclavonia...
The current cathedral is the third of a series of religious buildings at the site, all dedicated to St. Vitus. The first church was an early Romanesque rotunda founded by Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia in 930. This patron saint was chosen because Wenceslaus had acquired a holy relic – the arm of St. Vitus – from Emperor Henry I.