www.ewtn.com/library/liturgy/zlitur566.htm

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 This restriction is no longer in force in the Roman rite.

www.thoughtco.com/eating-meat-on-ash-wednesday-542168

Dec 17, 2017 ... Under the current rules for fasting and abstinence found in the Code of Canon Law (the governing rules for the Roman Catholic Church), Ash ...

wnep.com/2016/02/26/why-no-meat-on-fridays-during-lent

Feb 26, 2016 ... OLD FORGE -- It's Friday night in Old Forge, the Pizza Capitol of the ... “We're out having some pizza with no meat, there's no pepperoni on this ...

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

Mar 13, 2014 ... Meat has always been associated with luxury, celebration and feast. ... In fact, so many people eat fish on Lenten Fridays that in 1959, ...

www.newadvent.org/cathen/01067a.htm

In some instances both obligations coincide; thus, the Fridays of Lent are days of fasting and .... bars the use of such viands as bear some identity of origin with flesh meat. ... Naturally enough, abstinence contributes no small share towards the ...

www.thedailybeast.com/the-greatest-myths-about-lent

Feb 26, 2017 ... From its actual length to its less than obvious origins, everything you ... all Catholics over the age of 14 must abstain from meat on Fridays in ... Interestingly, if you're attending a meal and cannot avoid eating without causing ...

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 ... Eating something as decadent as beef was no way to celebrate a ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/04/02/can-you-eat-meat-on-good_n_523438.html

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.

shamelesspopery.com/why-do-catholics-abstain-from-meat-on-fridays

Aug 19, 2011 ... The bishops in the UK are actually restoring No-Meat Fridays ..... to understand why the word is restricted in meaning to land animals, but it is.