Monday April 22, 2019

Ash Wednesday 2016

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 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, February 10th.

Wednesday, February 10th is the 40 day of the 2016 calendar year with -3 years, -2 months, -12 days until Ash Wednesday 2016.

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 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1 - MonNational Freedom Day 2016Observance-1177
Feb 2 - Tues Groundhog Day 2016 Observance-1176
Feb 5 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2016Observance-1173
Feb 8 - Mon Chinese New Year 2016 Observance-1170
Feb 9 - TuesMardi Gras 2016Christian-1169
Feb 10Lent 2016Christian-864
Feb 10 - WedAsh Wednesday 2016Christian-1168
Feb 12 - FriLincoln's Birthday 2016Observance-1166
Feb 14 - Sun Valentine's Day 2016 Observance-1164
Feb 15 - Mon Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2016Federal Holiday-1163

Ash Wednesday by Year