Valentines Day

This article is about the liturgical celebration and romantic holiday. For Brazil’s Dia de São Valentim, see Dia dos Namorados. For uses of Valentine, see Valentine. For other uses, see Valentine’s Day (disambiguation). Saint Valentine’s Day Antique Valentine’s card Also called Valentine’s Day Feast of Saint Valentine Observed by People in many countries; Anglican Communion (see calendar), Eastern Orthodox Church (see calendar), Lutheran Church (see calendar) Type Cultural, Christian, commercial Significance Feast day of Saint Valentine; the celebration of Love and […]

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Saint Valentine

Saint Valentine Saint Valentine receives a rosary from the Virgin, by David Teniers III Bishop and Martyr Born unknown Died traditionally ca. 269[1] but see text Honored in Roman Catholic Church Eastern Orthodox Church Western-Rite Orthodox Church Anglican Communion Lutheranism, and individual Baptist churches Feast February 14 (Anglican Church & Lutheran Church) July 30 (Eastern Orthodox Church) Attributes birds; roses; bishop with a crippled or a child with epilepsy at his feet; bishop with a rooster nearby; bishop refusing to […]

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