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Good Friday is a Christian religious holiday commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and .... "On this Holy day neither a meal is offered nor do we eat on this day of the crucifixion. ......

Why Do Catholics Eat Fish On Good Friday? - Busted Halo

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Mar 24, 2016 ... Fried haddock and other items fill guest's plate at a Friday fish fry at Pennsylvania church(Catholic News Service photo/Bob Roller) Technically ...

Why Do Catholics Eat Fish on Friday? | Catholicism.org

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Feb 16, 2010 ... Just why do Catholics eat fish on Friday – or, better said, why do ... or good work was substituted in its place, such as praying the Stations of the ...

Lust, Lies And Empire: The Fishy Tale Behind Eating Fish On Friday ...

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Apr 6, 2012 ... An old myth holds that Catholics eat fish on Fridays because of a secret ... And preservation was a must in medieval times: There was no good ...

Why do Roman Catholics consider eating fish on Friday a good work?

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Jan 29, 2015 ... The "good work" that one can do by eating fish on Fridays is penance. Perhaps it's hard to understand if you love fish and abhor meat, but that's ...

Is It Ok To Eat Red Meat On Good Friday? – peterpilt

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Apr 5, 2012 ... When I was growing up, we never ate red meat on Good Friday. We always ate fish instead. No one really ever explained it to me, it was just ...

Fish on Fridays - Just for Catholics

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Question: Why is fish the only meat that we can eat on Friday? ... are to be observed on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday" (Code of Canon Law 1250, 1251 ).

Can Catholics Eat Meat on Good Friday? - Catholicism - About.com

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Nov 30, 2015 ... Good Friday, the day on which Jesus Christ was crucified, is one of the most sacred days in the Christian calendar. Can Catholics eat meat on ...

Good Friday Traditions in Great Britain 2011

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Information on the meaning, history, customs and traditions of Good Friday and why the day is called ... It is traditional to eat fish on Good Friday instead of meat.

Good Friday: What does it really mean? - News.com.au

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Mar 25, 2016 ... YAY it's Good Friday, which is clearly good because most of us are off today. ... BUT WE HAVE TO EAT FISH ON GOOD FRIDAY, RIGHT?

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Why Do Christians Eat Fish on Friday? - Ken Collins' Website

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I was in elementary school back when plethoras roamed the earth, dinosaurs weren't just in zoos, and Catholics still had to eat fish on Friday. Other religious ...

Why can Catholics eat fish but not meat on Good Friday? What's the ...

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On Good Friday, most Catholics must abstain from eating meat - but they are allowed to eat fish. What makes fish any different? Are Catholics ...

Why can't Catholics eat meat on Fridays during Lent?

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Nowadays meat is only prohibited on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday, and ... If there is no eating meat on Fridays, then why is eating fish allowed for Catholics?