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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 ... Catholics are firstly required to fast on Good Friday, meaning to eat only one full ... to Finding the Work We Love and Bringing Love to the Work We Do.".

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 ... 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 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 ... Did you know that the Catholic practice of abstaining from meat on Friday was the ... good work was substituted in its place, such as praying the Stations of the ...

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

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Mar 25, 2016 ... It has something to do with the death, or the rising again, of Jesus wasn't it? ... BUT WE HAVE TO EAT FISH ON GOOD FRIDAY, RIGHT?

Why is it called Good Friday and why do we eat hot cross buns & fish ...

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Mar 22, 2016 ... Good Friday is the day that all Christians remember when Jesus was crucified on the cross - but it is also an important day in the Christian ...

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?

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 pact a ... to eat a reptile on Friday," Foley tells The Salt, "you could do that, too. ... And preservation was a must in medieval times: There was no good way ...

6 Good Reasons to Abstain from Meat on Fridays, Even Beyond ...

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Mar 24, 2016 ... Go on, be a "fish eater" on Fridays; it will help your whole week ... Good Friday is one of the days of the year in which the whole Catholic church is supposed ... So questioning Catholics start to whine, “Why do we not eat meat?

What Does the Bible Say About..Eating Meat on Good Friday?

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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.

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People observing the holiday of Good Friday often eat fish rather than meat as a form of penance in honor of the death of Jesus Christ.
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Why Do Christians Eat Fish on Friday? - Ken Collins' Website

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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 poor ...

Fish on Fridays - Just for Catholics

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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 ...

What is Good Friday and why do we eat fish? | Hull Daily Mail

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Mar 24, 2016 ... WHEN you think about it, there is not much that is good about Good Friday. After all, it commemorates the day when Jesus was nailed to a ...