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The basic requirements for the Lenten sacrifice used to be a lot more difficult. Guidelines from a 1906 article showed that meat was allowed once a day during the only meal of the day. This was required everyday beside Sunday.

In your opinion, would you have been able to handle Lent a hundred years ago?

 

The basic requirements for a Lenten sacrifice used to be a lot more difficult. Guidelines from a 1906 article show… in Catholic News Agency’s Hangs on LockerDome