Where's the (Licit) Beef? – Amid St Pat's (Fri)Day, The Indult Desk Is Open

Posted March 6, 2017 8:42 pm by Editor

Where's the (Licit) Beef? – Amid St Pat's (Fri)Day, The Indult Desk Is Open

Just because it’s Lent doesn’t mean there isn’t some fun to be had… and in that light, this edition of the 40 Days just so happens to bring a long-awaited return to one of this shop’s favorite exercises.Eleven years ago, among the first splashes made here was a national take on what came to be termed the The Corned Beef Indult – that is, the dispensation granted by a diocesan bishop so the Irish faithful can enjoy the patronal sandwich with a clear conscience when St Patrick’s Day falls on a Lenten Friday, thus pitting the feast against the obligatory

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