Tuesday May 28, 2024

Ash Wednesday 2008


Navy chaplain distributes ashes to Marines on board USS Boxer.
February 2008
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Ash Wednesday
Wednesday February 6
-16 years, -3 months, -22 days
or -5956 days

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Valentines Day
Thursday February 14
-16 years, -3 months, -14 days
or -5948 days

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Presidents Day
Monday February 18
-16 years, -3 months, -10 days
or -5944 days

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Ash Wednesday for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, February 6th.


Ash Wednesday is celebrated on Wednesday seven weeks before Easter and the day after Mardi Gras also referred to as Fat Tuesday. This is a Christian observance which represents the first day of Lent and the starting of approximately 6 weeks of fasting and penance.

Days to Ash Wesndesday 2008

Wednesday, February 6th is day number 37 of the 2008 calendar year with -16 years, -3 months, -22 days until Ash Wednesday 2008.


Ash Wednesday
Name(s):Ash Wednesday
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Wednesday seven weeks prior to Easter Sunday

Dates for Ash Wednesday

HolidayDateDays to Go
Ash Wednesday 2023 Wednesday, February 22, 2023 -461
Ash Wednesday 2024 Wednesday, February 14, 2024 -104
Ash Wednesday 2025 Wednesday, March 05, 2025 281
Ash Wednesday 2026 Wednesday, February 18, 2026 631
Ash Wednesday 2027 Wednesday, February 10, 2027 988
Ash Wednesday 2028 Wednesday, March 01, 2028 1373


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