Are you eating haddock this St. Patrick’s Day? Or catfish? Or maybe some bean enchiladas?
As this St Patrick’s Day falls on a Friday during Lent, most Irish Catholics are facing a meatless evening meal despite the holiday.
But Bishop Gerald Barbarito of the Diocese of Palm Beach County has granted a special dispensation to Catholics in Palm Beach county and a few neighboring counties, so that the Irish may enjoy the traditional corned beef on St. Patrick’s Day.
I’m sure mine won’t be the only family to raise a glass in His Excellency’s honor.