Lent for the year 2010 starts on Wednesday, February 17th and ends on Thursday, April 1 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 2010?
Wednesday, February 17th is the 47 day of the 2010 calendar year with -8 years, -7 months, -27 days until the start of Lent 2010.