September 28 – Wenceslaus

Wenceslaus (ca. 907–935) (aka Vaclav) was the son of Vratislaus, the second Christian Duke of Bohemia, and grandson of Borivoj and Ludmila, converts of Cyril and Methodius. His mother was Drahomira, a pagan princess who was baptized just before her marriage, although word on the street was that it never really “took.” Vratislaus died when… Continue reading September 28 – Wenceslaus