Lent for the year 2007 starts on Wednesday, February 21st and ends on Thursday, April 5 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 2007?
Wednesday, February 21st is the 51 day of the 2007 calendar year with -11 years, -8 months, -22 days until the start of Lent 2007.
February 2007 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1||National Freedom Day 2007||Observance||-4305|
|Feb 2||National Wear Red Day 2007||Observance||-4304|
|Feb 2||Groundhog Day 2007||Observance||-4304|
|Feb 3||Tu B'Shevat 2007||Jewish||-4000|
|Feb 12||Lincoln's Birthday 2007||Observance||-4294|
|Feb 14||Valentine's Day 2007||Observance||-4292|
|Feb 16||Maha Shivaratri 2007||Hindu||-3987|
|Feb 18||Chinese New Year 2007||Observance||-4288|
|Jan 19||Muharram 2007||Muslim||-4318|
|Feb 19||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2007||Federal Holiday||-4287|
|Feb 20||Mardi Gras 2007||Christian||-4286|
|Feb 21||Lent 2007||Christian||-3982|
|Feb 21||Ash Wednesday 2007||Christian||-4285|