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Who Was the Real St. Valentine?

Joe Boyd | Posted 04.16.2014 | Religion
Joe Boyd

A young priest named Valentine held the firm conviction that marriage should not be denied by the state. He began to secretly and illegally perform marriage ceremonies. More and more Roman soldiers sought him out.

The Bloody History Of Valentine's Day

Posted 02.14.2014 | Religion

The real history of Valentine's Day is not comprised of roses, chocolates and pretty cards. Instead, crime, imprisonment and execution are at the gene...

Loving Saint Valentine

Norris J. Chumley, Ph.D. | Posted 04.17.2013 | Religion
Norris J. Chumley, Ph.D.

So, dear beloved reader - love, love, love! Not just on St. Valentine's day, but every day!

Are You A Love Junkie?

Toni Emerson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Toni Emerson

With Valentine's Day behind us, this is the perfect time to take a closer look at our relationship with this inebriating elixir we call love.

Birthdays and Valentines

Brian Dickie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Brian Dickie

We had an excellent recital at the Cultural Center at lunch time, and as a lovely encore we had a terrific Valentine greeting in the form of a tear-jerking rendition of "And This is My Beloved."

A Day Of Love

Susan Piver | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Piver

What if we could celebrate Valentine's Day in a whole different way? What if, instead of celebrating whether or not we have someone to take us out to dinner, we celebrated all the love we have ever felt in our lives?

A Valentine For Peace

Dr. Susan Corso | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Susan Corso

I feel like we had our Valentine's Day on Wednesday, February 2nd. That was the day the heavens poured snow and sleet and ice over Boston and the town we live in and the workplaces we contribute to called it a Snow Day.

The Single's Survival Guide To Valentine's Day

Kira Sabin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kira Sabin

The best strategy for surviving Valentine's Day is take the focus off of you and what you don't have and put it on others and what you have to give.

Valentine Love For Pakistan Governor's Killer

AP | ASIF SHAHZAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — The confessed killer of a liberal Pakistani governor pleaded guilty Monday to a murder he said was justified under Islam, while outs...

Valentine's Day: A Good Excuse for Love

Mitchell J. Rabin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mitchell J. Rabin

If we take the joy of Valentine's Day, enjoy the romance of it but also spread the affection and love it breeds far and wide through our daily actions, on this day, but also every other one of the year.

How To Turn Romance Into Lifelong Love

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

In our fast paced lives, do we really have time for marriage, for keeping alive the spark of romance in the longer term? Is it worth it?

10 Romantic Date Ideas For Valentine's Day

Amy Chan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Amy Chan

This Valentine's Day, forgo the typical (red roses, teddy bears) and opt for the out of this world. Here's a list of 10 romantic date ideas guaranteed to set your paramour's heart a-flutter.

For Men Only: Why Roses Work

Dr. Douglas Fields | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Douglas Fields

Not a pheromone, but the scent of a rose inflamed those loving spots in her brain, / Sharing chemicals with pheromones the rose ensures that love will not wane.

Art for Heart's Sake: St. Vincent Feels the Love in Denver

Michael Bialas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michael Bialas

The object of everyone's affection was standing onstage, a vision of loveliness in a slinky, black mini-dress with ruffles on the shoulders, matching leggings and soft, dark curls framing a face of innocence.

Celebrating Divine Love This Valentine's Day

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

Whether you are with your loved one this Valentine's Day, or on your own, you can be celebrating Divine Love. What is Divine Love? How it any different from regular old love? And how can you celebrate it?

Eat. Have Sex. Lose Weight.

Janice Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Janice Taylor

Valentine's Day is next Saturday, and I wanted to be sure to get your dinner menu to you now, giving you enough time to think the evening through, create your shopping list, shop and cook!

Hard Boiled Eggs, Caviar and Sex

Janice Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Janice Taylor

It is believed that caviar can nourish and enhance nerve cells, hence an extremely heightened romantic instincts.