Some Bishops Lift Meatless Friday Rule for St. Patrick’s Day


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c. 2006 Religion News Service (UNDATED) Irish-loving Catholics face a St. Patrick’s Day dilemma this March 17. Do they follow the holiday’s tradition of eating corned beef or honor the church’s tradition of meatless Fridays during Lent? Fortunately, cardinals and bishops are solving the problem in some parts of the country. Dozens of Catholic dioceses […]

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