Tuesday July 23, 2019

Ash Wednesday 2020


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 2020 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, February 26th.


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 26th is day number 57 of the 2020 calendar year with 7 months, 3 days until Ash Wednesday 2020.


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 -525
Ash Wednesday 2019 Wednesday, March 06, 2019 -140
Ash Wednesday 2020 Wednesday, February 26, 2020 217
Ash Wednesday 2021 Wednesday, February 17, 2021 574
Ash Wednesday 2022 Wednesday, March 02, 2022 952
Ash Wednesday 2023 Wednesday, February 22, 2023 1309


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