History Of Valentine S Day
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The Christian history of St. Valentine and Valentine's Day.
Valentine's Day holiday for lovers. History of Saint Valentine, Cupid
Valentine’s Day is a modern holiday, as it has been widely celebrated only since the mid-1800s. But it has a long prehistory that goes back all the way to the year 269 CE. It is said that on the 14th day of February in that year, St. Valentine of Rome was killed by Roman officials.
The History of Valentine's day originates from the fourth century B.C, and might have stemed to curbe a cruel practice. Learn the origin and history of this universally loved love fstival.
Curmudgeons may believe the day is a scheme cooked up by the chocolate and greeting card industries to make a quick buck, but the Feb. 14 holiday is actually rooted in religious faith and devotion.. Valentine’s Day gets its name from St. Valentine, who was believed to have been a priest before becoming a saint, Sr. Miriam James of the Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity told ...
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A History of Valentine's Day. Valentine's day is a jumble of traditions, beliefs, and celebrations that has come to us from a distant past. It is celebrated on February 14th because it was upon this day that Saint Valentine was supposed to have been executed for performing marriages.
Given what we now know of the sinister history of Valentine's Day, we're wondering if the association with red doesn't have more to do with blood spatter.