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Saint Valentine (Latin: Valentinius), officially Saint Valentine of Terni, is a widely recognized third-century Roman saint commemorated on February 14 and ...

St. Valentine - Saints & Angels - Catholic Online


Saint Valentine, officially known as Saint Valentine of Rome, is a third-century Roman saint widely celebrated on February 14 and commonly associated with ...

6 Surprising Facts About St. Valentine - History in the Headlines


Feb 14, 2013 ... The saint we celebrate on Valentine's Day is known officially as St. Valentine of Rome in order to differentiate him from the dozen or so other ...

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detail of an altar piece showing Saint Valentine, date and artist unknown; Abbey ... While Valentine of Terni and Valentine of Rome sometimes have separate ...

Catholic Roots of Valentine's Day - St. Valentine History


The universal Catholic Church no longer officially honors St. Valentine, but the holiday has both Roman and Catholic roots.

St. Valentine's Skull – Rome, Italy | Atlas Obscura


Discover St. Valentine's Skull in Rome, Italy: Here lies the head of the patron saint of lovers -- or does it?

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: St. Valentine - New Advent


At least three different Saint Valentines, all of them martyrs, are mentioned in the early martyrologies under date of 14 February. One is described as a priest at ...

St Valentine's Story

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St. Valentine's Story. Let me introduce myself. My name is Valentine. I lived in Rome during the third century. That was long, long ago! At that time, Rome was ...

Saint Valentine Biography (Saint/Holiday Figure) - Infoplease


The namesake of Valentine's Day. Saint Valentine, according to romantic legend, was a kind-hearted Roman priest who married young couples against the ...

The Bloody History Of Saint Valentine: The Martyred Roman Priest ...


Feb 13, 2014 ... There were reportedly three early Christian saints named Valentine, but the one the holiday likely comes from was a Roman priest during the ...

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St. Valentine beheaded - Feb 14, 278 - HISTORY.com


In truth, the exact origins and identity of St. Valentine are unclear. According to the Catholic Encyclopedia, “At least three different Saint Valentines, all of them ...

St. Valentine, The Real Story - Church History | CBN.com


In the year 269 AD, Valentine, a Roman Priest, was sentenced to a three-part execution by a beating, stoning, and finally decapitation all because of his stand for ...

History of St. Valentine - Catholic Education Resource Center


The first St. Valentine was a priest and physician in Rome. He along with St. Marius and his family comforted the martyrs during the persecution of Emperor ...