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The Catholic Church historically observes the disciplines of fasting and abstinence at various ... Others continue to abstain from eating meat on Lenten Fridays, but not on Fridays outside of Lent. ... Article 110 of Sacrosanctum Concilium designates Good Friday and Holy Saturday as the Paschal fast; however, fasting may be ...


Oct 26, 2005 ... On Good Friday, most Catholics must abstain from eating meat - but they ... What about animals like whales (they are mammals, not really fish…)


Mar 1, 2017 ... So why is it that the Church instructs Catholics to abstain from meat on Fridays ( as well as Ash Wednesday and Good Friday), but gives the ...


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 11, 2011 ... Catholics abstain from flesh meat on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and the Fridays in Lent. Abstinence is one of our oldest Christian traditions.


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.


Apr 5, 2012 ... No meat on Good Friday was just the norm. No one really ever explained it to me, it was just something that we did. In fact my parents still don't ...


Apr 7, 2017 ... ... Wednesday and Good Friday and abstaining from meat on all of the ... with the fishing industry, but there is little to no evidence to claim that ...


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 ...