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History of St. Valentine’s Day

HISTORY OF ST. VALENTINE’S DAY St. Valentine¬†was martyred on February 14. However, Valentine or Valentinus is the name of at least three martyred saints. The most celebrated are the two martyrs whose festivals fall on February 14, the one, a Roman priest, the other, bishop of Terni. Context It would appear from legend that both…

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