Sunday November 18, 2018

Lent 2005


Man praying to cross during Lent.Man praying to cross during Lent.

Lent for the year 2005 starts on Wednesday, February 9th and ends on Thursday, March 24 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)

Lent
Name(s):Lent, Quadragesima
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Begins Ash Wednesday lasting about six weeks and ends just before Easter

How many days to Lent 2005?

Wednesday, February 9th is the 39 day of the 2005 calendar year with -13 years, -9 months, -9 days until the start of Lent 2005.


February 2005 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1National Freedom Day 2005Observance-5038
Feb 2 Groundhog Day 2005 Observance -5037
Feb 4National Wear Red Day 2005Observance-5035
Feb 7Tu B'Shevat 2005Jewish-5032
Feb 8Mardi Gras 2005Christian-5031
Feb 9Ash Wednesday 2005Christian-5030
Feb 9Muharram 2005Muslim-5030
Feb 9Lent 2005Christian-5030
Feb 11Lincoln's Birthday 2005Observance-5028
Feb 14 Valentine's Day 2005 Observance -5025
Feb 21 Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2005Federal Holiday-5018
Feb 9 Chinese New Year 2005 Observance -5030

Lent by Year

Related Holidays in 2005

Federal Holidays 2005



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