The Catholic Church historically observes the discipline of fasting or abstinence
at various ... Good Friday. Others continue to abstain from eating meat on Lenten
Fridays, but not on Fridays outsid...
On Good Friday, most Catholics must abstain from eating meat - but they are
allowed to eat fish. What makes fish any different? Are Catholics ...
Mar 24, 2016 ... Fried haddock and other items fill guest's plate at a Friday fish fry at ... of the day
— meaning two smaller meals that do not equal the one large meal. ... to abstain
from eating meat on both Good Friday and each Friday in Lent ...
Answer to a question asking where the Bible says that eating meat on Good
Friday is a ... The Bible does not require anyone to abstain from meat on any day.
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?
Mar 1, 2015 ... (No, not that kind of abstinence). ... death to abstain from meat on Ash
Wednesday, Good Friday and all the Fridays of Lent. ... The “why Friday?
Jun 2, 2010 ... For Catholics observing Good Friday, the answer is no. ... older refrain from meat
on Fridays altogether during Lent, including on Good Friday.
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 ...
Nevertheless, pastors and parents are to see to it that minors who are not bound
... from eating meat on Fridays in honor of the Passion of Jesus on Good Friday.
Mar 25, 2016 ... “Not eating meat on Good Friday was standard Catholic tradition in the middle
ages, but it continued under Queen Elizabeth and in Anglican ...