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...
Saint Valentine officially Saint Valentine of Terni, is a widely recognized third-
century Roman ... According to the official biography of the Diocese of Terni,
Bishop Valentine was born and lived i...
In 1969, the Roman Catholic Church removed St. Valentine from the General
Roman .... St. Athanasius, the great champion of the Faith was born at Alexandria
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
Biography of Saint Valentine, The namesake of Valentine's Day.
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
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.
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...
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 ...
Feb 14, 2012 ... His spirit is celebrated with romance on this day of love. But what do we really
know about the namesake of this Hallmark holiday?