Friday February 15, 2019

Ash Wednesday 2008

Navy chaplain distributes ashes to Marines on board USS Boxer.Navy chaplain distributes ashes to Marines on board USS Boxer.

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

Wednesday, February 6th is the 36 day of the 2008 calendar year with -11 years, -9 days until Ash Wednesday 2008.

More information on Ash Wednesday. (Traditions, Customs and History)

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

February 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1National Freedom Day 2008Observance-4033
Feb 1National Wear Red Day 2008Observance-4033
Feb 2Groundhog Day 2008Observance-4032
Feb 5Mardi Gras 2008Christian-4029
Feb 6Lent 2008Christian-3724
Feb 6Ash Wednesday 2008Christian-4028
Feb 7Chinese New Year 2008Observance-4027
Feb 12Lincoln's Birthday 2008Observance-4022
Feb 14Valentine's Day 2008Observance-4020
Feb 18Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2008Federal Holiday-4016

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