St Val’s Secret Messages of Love

By |2017-01-27T03:20:49+10:00January 27th, 2017|Categories: Activities, Craft, February|Tags: , , |

The tradition of giving a card or letter to one’s beloved on St Valentine’s Day comes from the bishop St Valentine’s letters from prison in Rome. He was arrested and imprisoned for performing marriages for Christian soldiers against the decree of the Roman Emperor, Claudius II. While in jail, Valentine healed the blind daughter of

Who was St Valentine?

By |2017-01-30T02:22:35+10:00January 23rd, 2017|Categories: Articles, February, Marriage, Mary & the Saints, Seasonal, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , |

St Valentine was a bishop in Rome who was imprisoned for performing marriages for Christian soldiers against the decree of the Roman Emperor, Claudius II. While in jail, Valentine healed the blind daughter of his jailor and they became friends. He was eventually beheaded in Rome on February 14, 269 AD, signing a farewell note

Three Ways to Rekindle the Romance this St Valentine’s Day

By |2019-02-04T09:23:52+10:00January 23rd, 2017|Categories: Articles, February, Marriage|Tags: , , , , , |

Romance and Mystery One of the things that makes a new romance so exciting and attractive is the element of uncertainty: Is this person really interested in me? Will this person really be the one I’ve longed for? We can all relate to the thrill of the start-up relationship where the other is essentially still