Wednesday July 17, 2019

Ash Wednesday 2018

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 2018 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, February 14th.

Ash Wednesday is celebrated on Wednesday seven weeks before Easter and the day after Mardi Gras also referred to as Fat Tuesday. This is a Christian observance which represents the first day of Lent and the starting of approximately 6 weeks of fasting and penance.

Days to Ash Wesndesday

Wednesday, February 14th is day number 45 of the 2018 calendar year with -1 year, -5 months, -3 days until Ash Wednesday 2018.

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

Dates for Ash Wednesday

HolidayDateDays to Go
Ash Wednesday 2018 Wednesday, February 14, 2018 -518
Ash Wednesday 2019 Wednesday, March 06, 2019 -133
Ash Wednesday 2020 Wednesday, February 26, 2020 224
Ash Wednesday 2021 Wednesday, February 17, 2021 581
Ash Wednesday 2022 Wednesday, March 02, 2022 959
Ash Wednesday 2023 Wednesday, February 22, 2023 1316