Can you answer a Lenten Friday question?


#1

Could someone address the time of day parameters of Lenten Fridays? On Friday 1201 AM I begin to fast. My question is what is the correct time to end the fast? Can you eat regular at 1201AM on Sat, or do you need to wait until sunrise? .Thanks God Bless


#2

Hi,

You are not asking about fasting, but about abstaining. You must abstain from meat during Lent on Fridays. Therefore, at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday you may eat meat.

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.


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