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www.thoughtco.com/eat-meat-on-good-friday-542169

Jul 10, 2018 ... For Catholics, Lent is the holiest time of the year. Still, many people wonder why those who practice that faith can't eat meat on Good Friday, the ...

minnesota.cbslocal.com/2014/03/13/good-question-why-isnt-seafood-considered-meat

Mar 13, 2014 ... Each Friday during Lent, Catholics are supposed to give up meat, so many turn to fish. That had Chuck from Clearwater wanting to know: Why ...

lifeteen.com/blog/why-catholics-abstain-eating-meat-on-fridays-during-lent

Abstinence from meat is more than just “going without” during Lent or just a reminder that Christ offered His flesh for us on the cross. Abstinence is a form of ...

www.walesonline.co.uk/whats-on/food-drink-news/why-fish-good-friday-easter-12895944

Jan 22, 2018 ... Why do we eat fish instead of meat on Good Friday? The tradition stems from the Roman ... What are the origins of Easter Sunday? Michael Sheen portraying ... Do you eat fish on Good Friday? 500+ VOTES SO FAR. Yes No ...

metro.co.uk/2017/10/27/why-do-we-eat-fish-on-friday-7031123

Oct 27, 2017 ... Abstinence from meat on Fridays is actually a rule laid out by the Vatican ... kind of flesh meaning it is okay for consumption on Good Friday.

www.usccb.org/prayer-and-worship/liturgical-year/lent/us-bishops-pastoral-statement-on-penance-and-abstinence.cfm

"If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves and the truth is not in us. .... This is the heart of the tradition of abstinence from meat on Friday where that ...

mentalfloss.com/article/56205/why-isnt-fish-considered-meat-during-lent

Apr 18, 2014 ... The past six Fridays, Catholics observing Lent have skipped sirloin in favor of fish sticks. ... business banned red meat on Fridays to give the industry a boost. ... Eating something as decadent as beef was no way to celebrate a ...

www.cleveland.com/best/2016/03/why_do_christians_eat_fish_on.html

Mar 4, 2016 ... But why are some Christians allowed to eat fish, but not meat? ... been crucified on a Friday, Catholics used to abstain from meat on Fridays year-round. ... Warm- blooded animals are a no-no, but cold-blooded fish are a go.

zenit.org/articles/why-abstinence-from-meat

Mar 1, 2016 ... Q2: Why are we Catholics prohibited from eating meat during Lent? ... and Good Friday, and the rules on abstinence from flesh meat which are more frequent. ... abstinence also forbade such foods that originated from such animals, such as milk, butter ... This restriction is no longer in force in the Roman rite.