Click Here for St. Valentine Prayer's. 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.
Saint Valentine officially Saint Valentine of Rome, was a widely recognized 3rd- century Roman The feast of St. Valentine of February 14 was first established in by Pope Gelasius I, who included Valentine . the construction of his basilica at Terni; there is no suggestion here that the bishop was a patron of lovers. St. Valentine, (died 3rd century, Rome; feast day February 14), name of one or two legendary Christian martyrs whose lives seem to be historically based. He is the patron saint of lovers, epileptics, and beekeepers. By some accounts, St. Valentine was a Roman priest and physician.
Saint Valentine is the patron saint of love. Believers say God worked through his life to perform miracles and teach people how to recognize and experience true love.
The St. Valentine who inspired the holiday may have been two different men. Officially recognized by the Roman Catholic Church, St. Valentine is known to be a real person who died around A. However, his true identity was questioned as early as A.