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Old Feb 22, '13, 6:07 am
Kirstine Kirstine is offline
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Default Why don't Catholics eat meat on Fridays?

Why is it that Catholics do not eat meat on Fridays during lent? And why is fish not considered a meat?
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Old Mar 3, '13, 10:44 am
Augusta Crowley Augusta Crowley is offline
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Default Re: Why don't Catholics eat meat on Fridays?

The following link should help you understand why Catholics abstain during Lent. If you have any further questions, please contact Catholic Answers directly.

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