Tag Archives: Penance

Meatless fridays

Timothy Card. Dolan talks about confession, penance, and abstinence. My own previous post on this subject is here.

Re-proposing fish friday

In What Makes us Catholic, Thomas Groome recounts a Jewish friend’s simple, direct, and satisfying explanation of his adherence to kosher rules: “It reminds me to bring my faith into every aspect of my life, even decisions about what to eat.” I would say the same about “fish friday”: Choosing fish—or pineapple pizza, or pasta […]