How did Lent start?
Why do we refrain from eating meat on Fridays in Lent? Why meat?
Is it true that fish is allowed because it is not an animal of sacrifice?
Steve Ray answered these and many other Lent-related questions during the first hour of Catholic Answers Live on Wednesday, February 22nd. He explained aspects of Lent that many Catholics and non-Catholics alike do not understand.
If you missed the episode, you can download it for free to your computer or MP3 player. Burn it to a CD and listen while you drive. What a great opportunity to learn more about our present liturgical season.
Steve Ray is a convert from Evangelical Protestantism. His books (including Crossing the Tiber and Upon This Rock), DVDs (The Footprints of God series and Keys of the Kingdom: Understanding the Papacy), and other apologetics material is available at his Web site.