when to break fast christianity

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  • How long should a Christian Fast per day?

  • Fast from meat until 3pm on Fridays (while Christ hung on the cross) and until at least noon on Wednesdays (so that you fast at least over half a day in some sense). The Christian family should at least try to eat one fasting meal together during the week (except for fast-free weeks). Christ did not say if you fast but rather when you fast.

  • What is the meaning of fasting in Christianity?

  • Fasting is a sacred time in which Christians abstain from food, or other pleasures, and take the time to focus on God. If you are interested in focusing your life around God, while feeding the poor, deepening your faith — read on and find out how! For a non-religious fast, see How to Fast .

  • What are my options for breaking a fast during Holy Week?

  • Another option is to fast from Saturday evening to Sunday morning, breaking your fast with Sunday Holy Communion. Many Christians practice this type of fast year round. In Holy Week, some fast from Palm Sunday to Good Friday.

  • What does the Bible say about breaking the fast?

  • These verses are telling us that when we say either to God or another person that we will fast for a particular period of time (make a vow) and then break the fast before that time is up, we have failed to keep our word. We have said we will do something and then not done it.