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. ......
You could buy better fish and vegetables, but the point is that you could eat
without money if you were poor. So meat was rich people's food and fish was
On Good Friday, most Catholics must abstain from eating meat - but they are ...
such as margarine and gelatin which do not have any meat taste. .... I figure we
allowed fish but not meat on Fridays during Lent because our first ...
Why do some Catholics eat fish on Fridays? ... Question: Why is fish the only
meat that we can eat on Friday? Answer: When I was a boy, my mother always ...
Apr 5, 2012 ... When I was growing up, we never ate red meat on Good Friday. We always ate
fish instead. ... suffered and died, and gave up his human flesh and life for our
sins on a Friday that Catholics do not eat flesh meat on Fridays.
So if it is good to eat meat, why does the Church bind us, under pain of mortal sin,
not to do so on Good Friday? The answer lies in the greater good that we ...
Mar 12, 2014 ... Everybody knows that as Catholics, we eat fish on Fridays during Lent. ... Fish on
Friday is an ancient Jewish custom ... tells them, “Cast your nets,” and they
suddenly find they have more fish than they know what to do with.
Answer to a question asking where the Bible says that eating meat on Good ...
you don't require them not to eat meat they have no right to require you to do so.
Apr 17, 2014 ... When I questioned her and asked her why, her answer was that Jesus didn't eat
meat on Good Friday and so we eat fish to commemorate that.
Mar 1, 2015 ... The “why Friday? ... It is precisely because meat is so good that we are asked to
give it up at certain times. ... to associate having to eat fish with those other things
parents force their children to do in order to “build character”).