Sunday November 18, 2018

Lent 2012


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

Lent for the year 2012 starts on Wednesday, February 22nd 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)

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 2012?

Wednesday, February 22nd is the 52 day of the 2012 calendar year with -6 years, -8 months, -25 days until the start of Lent 2012.


February 2012 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1National Freedom Day 2012Observance-2513
Feb 2Groundhog Day 2012Observance-2481
Feb 3National Wear Red Day 2012Observance-2480
Feb 3Chinese New Year 2012Observance-2480
Feb 8Tu B'Shevat 2012Jewish-2171
Feb 12Lincoln's Birthday 2012Observance-2471
Feb 14Valentine's Day 2012Observance-2469
Feb 20Maha Shivaratri 2012Hindu-2159
Feb 20Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2012Federal Holiday-2463
Feb 21Mardi Gras 2012Christian-2462
Feb 22Lent 2012Christian-2157
Feb 22Ash Wednesday 2012Christian-2461

Lent by Year

Related Holidays in 2012

Federal Holidays 2012



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