Lent for the year 2004 starts on Wednesday, February 25th and ends on Thursday, April 8 with eveining mass on Holy Thursday.
Lent begins on Ash Wednesday each year and for Christians starts the 40 day period of fasting. The day represents the 40 days Jesus spent fasting in the wilderness.
More information on Lent. (Dates, Customs and History for Lent)
|When:||Begins Ash Wednesday lasting about six weeks and ends just before Easter|
How many days to Lent 2004?
Wednesday, February 25th is the 55 day of the 2004 calendar year with -14 years, -8 months, -25 days until the start of Lent 2004.
February 2004 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1||Eid al-Adha 2004||Muslim||-5407|
|Feb 1||National Freedom Day 2004||Observance||-5407|
|Feb 2||Groundhog Day 2004||Observance||-5406|
|Feb 6||National Wear Red Day 2004||Observance||-5402|
|Feb 7||Tu B'Shevat 2004||Jewish||-5401|
|Feb 12||Lincoln's Birthday 2004||Observance||-5396|
|Feb 14||Valentine's Day 2004||Observance||-5394|
|Feb 16||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2004||Federal Holiday||-5392|
|Feb 18||Maha Shivaratri 2004||Hindu||-5390|
|Feb 22||Muharram 2004||Muslim||-5386|
|Feb 24||Mardi Gras 2004||Christian||-5384|
|Feb 25||Ash Wednesday 2004||Christian||-5383|
|Feb 25||Lent 2004||Christian||-5383|