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)
|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.