St Valentine Holy Exchange Card - Patron saint of Love/Happy Marriages

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St Valentine Holy Exchange Card - Patron saint of Love/Happy Marriages 


Laminated card
9 x 5cm

Back of card



Saint Valentine
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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 protestant churches including Baptist
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 adore an idol; bishop being beheaded; priest bearing a sword; priest holding a sun; priest giving sight to a blind girl[1]
Patronage affianced couples, against fainting, bee keepers, happy marriages, love, plague, epilepsy[1]