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Saint of the Day: September 28th - Saint Wenceslas

Butler<'sLivesoftheSaints A.D. 938 Saint Wenceslas was son of Uratislas, duke of Bohemia, and of Drahomira of Lucsko, and grandson of Borivor, the first Christian duke, and the blessed Ludmilla. …More
Butler<'sLivesoftheSaints A.D. 938
Saint Wenceslas was son of Uratislas, duke of Bohemia, and of Drahomira of Lucsko, and grandson of Borivor, the first Christian duke, and the blessed Ludmilla. His father was a valiant and good prince; but his mother was a pagan, and her heart was not less depraved, as to sentiments of morality, than as to those of religion. This princess was not less cruel than haughty, nor less perfidious than impious. She had two sons, Wenceslas, and Boleslas. Ludmilla, who lived at Prague ever since the death of her husband, obtained, as the greatest of favours, that the education of the elder might be intrusted to her, and she undertook, with the utmost care and application, to form his heart to devotion and the love of God. In this task she was assisted by Paul, her chaplain, a man of great sanctity and prudence, who likewise cultivated the young prince’s mind with the first rudiments of learning. The pious pupil perfectly corresponded with their endeavours, …More
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Aaron of Auxerre
Alodius of Auxerre
Annemond of Lyons
Bardomianus
Bernardine of Feltre
Chariton of Palestine
Christian Franco
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Conval of Strathclyde
Eucarpus
Eustochium
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Faustus of Riez
Francis Piani
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Laurence of North Africa
Lioba of Bischofsheim
Machan
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