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Valentine's Day

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Numerous early Christian martyrs were named Valentine. ... February 14 is celebrated as St. Valentine's Day in various Christian ...

History of Valentine's Day - Valentine's Day - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of History of Valentine's Day, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

The Story of Valentine's Day

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"The story of Valentine's Day begins in the third century with an oppressive ... Claudius had ordered all Romans to worship twelve gods, and had made it a crime ...

Valentine's Day - Timeanddate.com

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For example, Valentine's Day in Finland refers to “Friend's day”, which is more about remembering all friends rather than focusing solely on romance. Valentine's ...

History of Valentines Day - TheHolidaySpot

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The History of Valentine's day originates from the fourth century B.C, and might ... The reason behind all of this is a kindly cleric named Valentine who died more ...

The Origin of Valentine's Day

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Feb 5, 2015 ... While not thought to be directly related to modern Valentine's Day ... In a long letter sent to all Roman nobility who wanted the festival to ...

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

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After all, the saints are real individuals for us to imitate. ... The roots of St. Valentine's Day lie in the ancient Roman festival of Lupercalia, which was celebrated ...

What is Valentine's Day, and how did it start? - CBBC Newsround

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Feb 13, 2012 ... Valentine's Day, or St Valentine's Day, is celebrated every year on 14 ... we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the BBC ...

What is the TRUE ORIGIN of Valentine's Day? - The Bible Study Site

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Where did we get the customs and symbols of Valentine's Day? What is their TRUE ... Below are some fast facts about the Valentine's holiday. The celebrating of ...

What is Valentine's Day? Why do we celebrate on this day?

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Valentine's Day is celebrated on 14 February around the world. ... These images are still used today to symbolise love and are recognised all over the world.

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The purpose of Valentine's Day is to express our love for our significant others and sweethearts by giving Valentine's cards, sending flowers and doing romantic things.
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The Dark Origins Of Valentine's Day : NPR

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Feb 13, 2011 ... Valentine's Day is a time to celebrate romance and love and kissy-face fealty. But the origins of this festival of candy and cupids are actually ...

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

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Flowers, candy, red hearts and romance. That's what Valentine's day is all about, right? Well, maybe not. The origin of this holiday for the expression of love ...

Valentine's Day History - Infoplease

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The history of Valentine's Day is obscure, and further clouded by various ... Rather astonishingly, all three Valentines were said to have been martyred on Feb.