Fish fry Fridays
At-home cooking for the Lenten season
March 4, 2021
Like most people, I'm guessing, I know that Catholics don't eat meat on Fridays during Lent. (For the record, I'm Methodist.)
And like most people, I'm also guessing, I never really stopped to think about why they don't. And why is fish OK?
So, doing like most people do these days when looking for an answer to "why," I turned to our good friend Google.
This is what I found on the website for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis at www.archspm.org:
"Catholics abstain from flesh meat on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and the Fridays of Lent.
"Abstinence is one of our oldest Christian tradi...