Krakow: The Wawel Royal Cathedral of St Stanislaus B. M. and St Wenceslaus M.

Krakow: The Wawel Royal Cathedral of St Stanislaus B. M. and St Wenceslaus M.

Prague Old Town Ninebot Tour  #TICKITBOOKIT #CityTour #Prague #CzechRepublic #NinebotTour

Prague Old Town Ninebot Tour #TICKITBOOKIT #CityTour #Prague #CzechRepublic #NinebotTour

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The Crown of Saint Wenceslas

Crown of St. Wenceslaus: The crown was made in 1347 for the eleventh king of Bohemia (and Holy Roman Emperor) Charles IV. Made of gold, 19 sapphires, 44 spinels, 1 ruby, 30 emeralds and 20 pearls

St. Wenceslaus, was the duke of Bohemia from 921 until his assassination in 935, purportedly in a plot by his own brother, Boleslav the Cruel. Feastday, September 28

Wenceslas, Duke and Martyr Mass Propers: Wednesday of the Nineteenth Week after Pentecost: Wednesday of the Fourth Week of Septe.

St. Wenceslas; his feast day is September 28; Bohemian duke revered by the common people as their protector; assassinated by political rivals and promptly venerated as a martyr of the Czech people. A symbol of Czech Christianity and patron saint of the Czech Republic.

Feast Day : September 28 Patronage: Czech Republic Also known as: Wenceslas Wenceslaus was born near Prague, the older of two sons of Ratislav, king of Bohemia, and his wife

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Wenceslaus icon September 2013 x 6 inches Ink, watercolor, gold leaf Saint Wenceslaus, Duke of Bohemia, Our Prince!

Historic Homes of Minnesota: Church of St. Wenceslaus

Located in New Prague, MN, St. Wenceslaus is a Catholic Church dedicated to St. Wenceslaus, Duke of Bohemia (you might recognize the name from the Christmas

Cover from the St Wenceslas shrine, Romanic embroidery from the 11th century, St. Vitus cathedral, Prague

Wenceslaus shrine Romanic embroidery from the century, St. Vitus cathedral, Prague, (looks like applique and embroidery.

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The codex and the Illuminated Manuscript

Illuminated manuscripts were embellished displays of religious texts. During the medieval times, it became fashionable for students to own a manuscript text of the bible.

St. Wenceslaus Church, New Prague in MN,1939. Went to school at St. Wenc School...NOT in 1939 though!

Wenceslaus Church, New Prague in Went to school at St.NOT in 1939 though!

Good King Wenceslas - Story of St. Wenceslaus

"Good King Wenceslaus" who went out on the feast of Stephen. Wenceslaus has a feast on September but the carol has so attached him to Christmas that we hardly remember him otherwise. He is a hero for boys, though his story is rarely told.

Equestrian statue of St. Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia in Prague

Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia - Martyr and patron Saint of Bohemia, the Czech Republic and the city of Prague (Wenceslaus Square)

Wenceslaus I, or Wenceslas I, was the duke of Bohemia from 921 until his assassination in 935, purportedly in a plot by his own brother, Boleslav the Cruel. His martyrdom, and the popularity of several biographies, quickly gave rise to a reputation for heroic goodness, resulting in his being elevated to Sainthood, posthumously declared king, and seen as the patron saint of the Czech state. He is the subject of Good King Wenceslas, a carol written over 900 years later.

Saint Ludmila was the grandmother of Saint Wenceslaus, who is widely referred to as Good King Wenceslaus.Wenceslas I, was the duke (kníže) of Bohemia from 921 until his assassination in purportedly in a plot by his own brother, Boleslav the Cruel.

St Wenceslaus

He was the son of Vratislav I, Duke of Bohemia from the Přemyslid dynasty. His father was raised in a Christian milieu through his own father, Borivoj I of B.

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