Saints of the Week

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around the country

Saint Valentine

Be vigilant, stay firm in he faith, be brave and strong. Let everything you do be done in love.
1 Corinthians 16:13-14

    Facts about St. Valentine

  • Valentine was a 3rd-century bishop and martyr.
  • Tradition has it that, while imprisoned, Valentine secretly married couples so husbands would not have to fight in the war.
  • Since the Middle-Ages, he has been associated with courtly love.