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Saint Valentine (Latin: Valentinius), officially Saint Valentine of Terni, is a widely recognized ... According to the official biography of the Diocese of Terni, Bishop Valentine was born and lived...

St. Valentine - Saints & Angels - Catholic Online

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In 1969, the Roman Catholic Church removed St. Valentine from the General .... John the Baptist was born through the intercession of God to Zachariah and ...

Saint Valentine Biography (Saint/Holiday Figure) - Infoplease

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Biography of Saint Valentine, The namesake of Valentine's Day.

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

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Feb 14, 2013 ... Who was St. Valentine, and why do we celebrate him on February 14? In honor of Valentine's Day, get the facts about this enigmatic character.

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: St. Valentine - New Advent

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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 Patron Saint of Love Miracles Biography

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Saint Valentine, the patron saint of love, inspired the creation of Valentine's Day. A biography of St. Valentine and miracles from his life...

Saint Valentine | Christian martyr | Britannica.com

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Saint Valentine, (died 3rd century, Rome; feast day February 14) name of two ... of St. Valentine · The Catholic Encyclopedia - Biography of Saint Valentine.

The Story of Valentine's Day

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The Life of Saint Valentine. ... "The story of Valentine's Day begins in the third century with an oppressive Roman emperor and a humble Christian Martyr.

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 ...

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

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

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Saint Valentine
Saint Valentine, according to romantic legend, was a kind-hearted Roman priest who married young couples against the wishes of Emperor Claudius II, and was beheaded for his deeds on the 14th of February. In truth, the exact origins and identity of St. Val... More »
Born: ?, Roman Empire
Died: c. 270
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St. Valentine, The Real Story - Church History | CBN.com

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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 ...

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

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On this day in History, St. Valentine beheaded on Feb 14, 278. ... whose textile machinery company spawned the Toyota Motor Corporation, is born in Japan on  ...

History of St. Valentine - Catholic Education Resource Center

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Who was Saint Valentine and how did he come to inspire Valentine's Day? In the early martyrologies, three different St. Valentines are mentioned, all...