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The Connection Between Saint Valentine and Chastity

  A third century martyr,¬†Saint Valentine¬†, was known for being a kind-hearted priest who helped the persecuted Christians. As the patron saint of love, young people, and marriage, the day named for him is hardly a time for lust or a selfish concept of affection. Yet, in typical secular fashion, the Catholic feast day of this saint has been hijacked...