Sunday October 21, 2018

Lent 2011


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

Lent for the year 2011 starts on Wednesday, March 9th and ends on Thursday, April 21 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 2011?

Wednesday, March 9th is the 67 day of the 2011 calendar year with -7 years, -7 months, -12 days until the start of Lent 2011.


March 2011 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Mar 2Read Across America Day 2011Observance-2790
Mar 2Maha Shivaratri 2011Hindu-2790
Mar 4Employee Appreciation Day 2011Observance-2788
Mar 8Mardi Gras 2011Christian-2784
Mar 9Lent 2011Christian-2783
Mar 9Ash Wednesday 2011Christian-2783
Mar 13Daylight Saving Time - begins 2011Daylight Saving-2779
Mar 17St. Patrick's Day 2011Observance-2775
Mar 19Purim 2011Jewish-2773
Mar 20Holi 2011Hindu-2772
Mar 20Spring/Fall - March equinox 2011Season-2772

Lent by Year

Related Holidays in 2011

Federal Holidays 2011



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