Fat Tuesday Feasting Makes Ash Wednesday Fasting Harder
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February 19, 2012 Take Fat Tuesday (aka Mardi Gras): it's a huge Catholic lollapalooza before the solemnity of Ash Wednesday and Lent. All good Catholics, it seems gear up for the penitential season by overdoing it in the party season. I have my doubts about the wisdom ...
Ash Wednesday Fasting Rules, Ash Wednesday marks beginning of Lent
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March 10, 2011 Ash Wednesday fasting, Ash Wednesday fasting rules; Lent begins with Ash Wednesday and will last until Easter. Today is observed as Ash Wednesday all over the planet. Catholics observe Ash Wednesday as the beginning of Lent, a liturgical period of 46 ...
People Are Asking - What Are Ash Wednesday Fasting Rules for Lent?
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March 9, 2011 Today is Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent, and is celebrated by millions of Catholics around the world. Over the years there have been changes made to the fasting rules of Lent by the Catholic Church, which is why it always a good idea ...
Ash Wednesday Fasting Rules Explained
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March 9, 2011 Simply put, those observing an Ash Wednesday fast should abstain from meat, meaning any mammals or fowl, though fish is quite alright. They should also eat only one full meal, with two small supplementary meals. These fasting rules only apply to ...
Ash Wednesday Fasting Keeping Gamblers Out Of US Casinos Today
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March 9, 2011 Ash Wednesday and the fasting that takes place, is one of those days. Millions of Christians will be observing religious traditions throughout the day, causing more heartbreak for casinos. The gaming industry has been struggling to regain the ...
What You Might Not Know About Ash Wednesday Fasting
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March 9, 2011 In fact, rules about Catholics and fasting on Ash Wednesday have changed over the years. Catholics fast and abstain on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday, both holy days of obligation during Lent. Here's what you Fasting and abstinence are not the same ...
Ash Wednesday Fasting: A good chance to try a vegan juice fast
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March 9, 2011 Okay so the big bad day is behind us and traditionally Ash Wednesday sees the start of a fast which ends on Easter Sunday. While many religious types still adhere to the Lenten fast most people only stick to the pancake part before carrying on as ...
Ash Wednesday Fasting Rules: What You Need To Know
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March 9, 2011 If you too want to observe the holy day, there are a series of rules you should be familiar with. First, you can not eat meat on Ash Wednesday, which marks 40 days before Easter and the beginning of Lent. According to the Catholic law of abstinence, ...
Ash Wednesday Fasting: Ash Wednesday Fasting Rules
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March 9, 2011 By Missy Yates on March 9th, 2011 Today is Ash Wednesday and for Catholics, depending on how strict you are, there are certain rules. Ash Wednesday kicks off Lent, and is a solemn day of penance that requires fasting in some form. ...
Ash Wednesday Fasting: Is Fasting Healthy During Pregnancy?
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March 9, 2011 Fasting on Ash Wednesday is a Catholic tradition. The Ash Wednesday fast is a way of repenting and allowing more focused contemplation on personal transgressions. Though it originally began as a full fast, tradition has evolved and the rules have ...
Ash Wednesday Fasting Rules and a Healthy Vegetarian Recipe for Tonight
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March 9, 2011 Today is Ash Wednesday and the first day of lent. The fasting rules for today are pretty simple. You can only eat one full meal, and it must not include meat. These rules will also apply to good Friday. Partial meals or small snacks are permitted at ...
Ash Wednesday Fasting Rules
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March 9, 2011 Lent, a period of repentance and spiritual cleansing for Christians, starts today with Ash Wednesday. The forty day period ends with Easter Sunday on April 24. Most Christians perform some form of a fasting ritual during Lent in honor of Christ's forty ...
Ash Wednesday Fasting Rules: Celebrities Observe Lent 2011
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March 9, 2011 Ash Wednesday's meaning is an expression of repentance and mourning to God. Ashes burned from the palms on Palm Sunday of the previous year are placed on worshippers' foreheads to show their devotion. The Ash Wednesday fasting rules have evolved a bit ...
Ash Wednesday Fasting Rules
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March 9, 2011 There is no denying that Latinos are a big part of the Catholic Faith but how many of us really know rules of fasting during Ash Wednesday? Find out right here. 'Catholics between the ages of 18 and 59 are obliged to fast on Ash Wednesday and Good ...
Ash Wednesday fasting means no more 'paczki' for Polish New Yorkers who ...
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March 8, 2011 Pronounced "punch-key," paczki are essentially jelly donuts - and they are a no-no for Catholic Polish immigrants during the fasting season that starts tomorrow on Ash Wednesday and ends on Easter. "I love paczki very much," said a smiling 73-year-old ...
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