Saint Valentine, officially known as Saint Valentine of Rome, is a third-century Roman saint widely celebrated on February 14 and commonly associated with "courtly love." Although not much of St.
Valentine's life is reliably known, and whether or not the stories involve two different saints by the same name is also not officially decided, it is highly agreed that St.
Other alleged relics were found in Prague in the Church of St Peter and Paul at Vysehrad; in the parish church of St.
Mary's Assumption in Chelmno Poland; at the reliquary of Roquemaure in France; in the Stephansdom in Vienna; in Balzan in Malta and also in Blessed John Duns Scotus' church in the Gorbals area of Glasgow, Scotland. Valentine is the Patron Saint of affianced couples, bee keepers, engaged couples, epilepsy, fainting, greetings, happy marriages, love, lovers, plague, travellers, and young people.
continue reading More Female Saints Saint Michael the Archangel isn't a saint, but rather he is an angel, and the leader of all angels and of the army of God. Angels with Names Guardian Angels Man lower than Angels? He apparently died under the Roman Emperor Decius, in 251 AD. continue reading Pope Francis marked All Saints' Day Wednesday saying the saints are honored not because they were perfect or did everything right, but because they allowed God to touch their lives and fought hard against sin.Valentine was martyred and then buried on the Via Flaminia to the north of Rome. Valentine from the General Roman Calendar, because so little is known about him.However, the church still recognizes him as a saint, listing him in the February 14 spot of Roman Martyrolgy.Placing his hands onto her eyes, Valentine restored the child's vision.Judge Asterius was humbled and obeyed Valentine's requests.