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Ash Wednesday 2009


Navy chaplain distributes ashes to Marines on board USS Boxer.Navy chaplain distributes ashes to Marines on board USS Boxer. Photo by: Petty Officer 2nd Class Kenan O'Connor

Ash Wednesday for the year 2009 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, February 25th.


Ash Wednesday is always celebrated on a Wednesday seven weeks prior to Easter Sunday and the Day after Mardi Gras. For Christians, the day marks the first day of Lent and the starting of 6 weeks of fasting and penance.


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

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

How many days to Ash Wednesday 2009?

Wednesday, February 25th is the 55 day of the 2009 calendar year with -9 years, -7 months, -19 days until the celebration/ observance of Ash Wednesday 2009.

Ash Wednesday by Year

Related Holidays in 2009

Federal Holidays 2009



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