2018 4th Degree Newsletter
Arkansas District Master Memo
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”.
Surprising Facts About St. Valentine
Author: Elizabeth Hanes
- The St. Valentine who inspired the holiday may have been two different men.
- In all, there are about a dozen St. Valentines, plus a pope.
- Valentine is a patron saint of beekeepers and epilepsy, among many other things.
- You can find Valentine’s skull in Rome.
- Chaucer may have invented Valentine’s Day.
- You can celebrate Valentine’s Day several times a year.
READ MORE ---