Who Was Wenceslas And Who Decided He Was Good?

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Wenceslas, an early 10th century King of Bohemia, is the Czech national hero and in mid-Victorian England a controversial churchman by the name of John Mason Neale used the legend of Wenceslas to write a carol criticising the Anglican church for its lack of charity towards the poor.

2004122220041225

Wenceslas, an early 10th century King of Bohemia, is the Czech national hero and in mid-Victorian England a controversial churchman by the name of John Mason Neale used the legend of Wenceslas to write a carol criticising the Anglican church for its lack of charity towards the poor.