So now the question remains, who is St Valentine?
The Catholic Church recognizes 3 different saints named Valentine or Valentinus. One was a priest in
The most commonly know Valentine is that of St. Valentine who was imprisoned and fell in love with a girl, who is believed to be the his jailers daughter who visited him during his confinement. History has it the he wrote her a letter before his death which he signed, ‘From your Valentine’, an expression still used today.
Some believe that Valentine’s Day is celebrated mid-February to commemorate the anniversary of St. Valentine’s death, about 270 A.D. Ancient Rome considered February the official beginning of spring and considered it a time of purification. Roman priest would gather in a sacred cave where infants
Approximately 85% off all valentines are purchased by women. Valentine’s Day is also celebrated in