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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Valentine

Saint Valentine officially Saint Valentine of Terni, is a widely recognized third- century Roman ... The name Valentinus does not occur in the earliest list of Roman martyrs, the Chronography of 354; albeit the patron of the Chronography's compilation ... Immediately humbled, the judge asked Valentinus what he should do.

www.cbn.com/spirituallife/ChurchandMinistry/churchhistory/st_valentine_the_real_story.aspx

In the year 269 AD, Valentine, a Roman Priest, was sentenced to a three-part ... Ireland, tells the real story of the man behind the holiday -- St. Valentine. "He ... He also had an edict that prohibited the marriage of young people. ... And so it immediately presented the problem to the Christian church of what to do about this.".

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Feb 14, 2013 ... Who was St. Valentine, and why do we celebrate him on February 14? ... How did St. Valentine become associated with love and romance? ... As you might expect, he's also the patron saint of engaged couples and happy ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/st-valentine-beheaded

On this day in History, St. Valentine beheaded on Feb 14, 278. ... When Valentine's actions were discovered, Claudius ordered that he be put to death. Valentine ...

www.catholic.org/saints/saint.php?saint_id=159

Click Here for St. Valentine Prayer's Saint Valentine, officially known as Saint Valentine of ... If he succeeded, the judge vowed to do anything for Valentine. ... Whoever he was, Valentine did really exist, because archaeologists have unearthed ...

www.catholiceducation.org/en/culture/catholic-contributions/history-of-st-valentine.html

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... ... St. Valentine fulfilled this command, and may we do the same. AddThis Sharing Buttons.

www.olrl.org/lives/valentine.shtml

The Life of Saint Valentine. ... Seeing that he was a man of learning, the jailer asked whether his daughter, Julia, might be ... "Valentinus, does God really hear our prayers? ... "Do you know what I pray for every morning and every night?

www.thoughtco.com/st-valentine-patron-saint-of-love-124544

Saint Valentine, the patron saint of love, inspired the creation of Valentine's Day. ... Not only did Valentine refuse to leave his faith, he also encouraged Emperor ...

newsfeed.time.com/2012/02/14/saint-valentine-famed-romantic-and-religious-martyr

Feb 14, 2012 ... But what do we really know about the namesake of this Hallmark holiday? ... St. Valentine, Famed Romantic and Religious Martyr ... Another tale says that after his brutal death, he performed the miracle of restoring the sight of ...