Category: Lent

Friday Abstinence for Vegans?

 By Father Kenneth Doyle Question: What do persons who don’t normally eat meat do about the church’s rules on abstinence, such as on the Fridays during Lent?...

What’s the Point of Fasting?

God commanded it, Jesus practised it, Church Fathers have preached the importance of it – fasting is a powerful and fundamental part of the Christian life. But...