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Days of Fast and Abstinence

Ash Wednesday – Fast and Abstinence
All Fridays of Lent – Abstinence
Good Friday – Fast and Abstinence

Fast:  Eating of one full meal, with two smaller meals (together they equal less than one full meal); and no snacks between meals.  Applies to Catholics, age 18-59 and is required on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday.

Abstinence:  Eating no meat on Ash Wednesday and all Fridays in Lent.  Applies to Catholics, age 14 and older.