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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fasting_and_abstinence_in_the_Catholic_Church

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 ...

forums.catholic.com/t/why-can-catholics-eat-fish-but-not-meat-on-good-friday-whats-the-general-rule/37545

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…)

www.gotquestions.org/meat-on-Fridays.html

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?

www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2012/04/05/150061991/lust-lies-and-empire-the-fishy-tale-behind-eating-fish-on-friday

Apr 6, 2012 ... And preservation was a must in medieval times: There was no good way ... The Friday meat ban, by the way, still applies to the 40 days of the ...

catholichotdish.com/the-pastors-page/why-no-meat-on-fridays-in-lent

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.

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

Aug 3, 2017 ... 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 ...

aleteia.org/2017/03/01/heres-why-catholics-dont-eat-meat-on-fridays-during-lent

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 ...

peterpilt.org/2012/04/05/is-it-ok-to-eat-red-meat-on-good-friday

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 ...

www.quora.com/Why-were-Catholics-not-allowed-to-eat-meat-on-Fridays-and-why-did-this-change

Why were Catholics not allowed to eat meat on Fridays and why did this ... One can "abstain" without "fasting", but on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday, one ...