Wednesday August 15, 2018

When is Ash Wednesday 2016?


Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, February 10.


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 2016?

There are -2 years, -6 months, -5 days until the celebration/ observance of Ash Wednesday 2016.

Dates of Ash Wednesday by Year

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