Rules For Lent


#1

One More Time Please
Fasting? Any Age Limit?
Abstinence? Any Age Limit?
Thanks.


#2

Abstaining from meat: All Catholics 14 years and older are obligated.

Fasting: All Catholics 18-59 years of age when health or ability to work would not be seriously affected are obligated. They may take only one full meal during the entire day; with two smaller meals permitted when necessary. No eating between meals.

Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are days of Fast and abstinence.

All Fridays during Lent are days of Abstinence.

Nita


#3

Thanks Just What I Needed


#4

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