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...
St. Valentine's Day began as a liturgical celebration of one or more early
Christian saints named Valentinus. Several martyrdom stories were invented for
In the year 269 AD, Valentine, a Roman Priest, was sentenced to a three-part ...
Dublin, Ireland, tells the real story of the man behind the holiday -- St. Valentine.
On this day in History, St. Valentine beheaded on Feb 14, 278. Learn more about
what happened today on History.
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. 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 ...
The universal Catholic Church no longer officially honors St. Valentine, but the
holiday has both Roman and Catholic roots.
Valentine was a holy priest in Rome, who, with St. Marius and his family, assisted
the .... Yes, there is a St. Julia and here is her story: St. Julia was born of noble ...
remember a brave man, a martyr* whose name was Valentine. The Story of St.
Valentine. The Roman Emperor Claudius II was fighting many wars. He wanted a
Everyone has heard about Saint Valentine. He's the patron saint of lovers, and on
his day people send anonymous cards or presents to the one they love.