Valentine's Day, also known as Saint Valentine's Day or the Feast of Saint
Valentine, is a .... The Catholic Encyclopedia also speaks of a third saint named
Valentine who was mentioned in ea...
Find out more about the history of History of Valentine's Day, including ... making
Valentine's Day the second most popular card-sending holiday after Christmas. ...
different saints named Valentine or Valentinus, all of whom were martyred.
Feb 13, 2011 ... Valentine's Day is a time to celebrate romance and love and ... Emperor Claudius
II executed two men — both named Valentine — on Feb.
Saint Valentine. St. Valentine is the patron saint of Valentine's Day. The holiday
was named after him. He is the patron saint for lovers. During the early days of ...
You can send candy to someone you think is special. Or you can send roses, the
flower of love. Most people send "valentine" a greeting card named after the ...
The history of Valentine's Day is obscure, and further clouded by various ... had
prohibited marriage for young men, claiming that bachelors made better soldiers.
Where did we get the customs and symbols of Valentine's Day? ... "After the
conversion of the Imperial city (Rome), the Christians still continued, in the month
of ... In 496 A.D., Pope Gelasius named February 14 in honor of St. Valentine as
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 ...
a farewell message to her "From Your Valentine," a phrase that lived ever after.
Throughout the world, February 14th is often celebrated as "Valentine's Day. ....
After the spread of Christianity, churchmen tried to give Christian meaning to the
... The pagan being named Cupid (a supposed son of Venus) was also involved.
Feb 11, 2016 ... Valentine's Day originated from the pagan festival Lupercalia which is a
celebration of fertility and purification. Lupercalia is named after ...