"God is love." 1 Jn 4: 8
So... we've all grown-up with St. Valentine's Day and cards given, but who was this St. Valentine that we all celebrate? Why don't we hear about him anymore in the Church?
During Vatican II, the Church updated it's liturgical calendar listing St. Cyril and Methodius' Feast Day on Feb. 14th. Pope St. John Paul II declared them co-patrons of Europe in his encyclical EGREGIAE VIRTUTIS.