Lent for the year 2014 starts on Wednesday, March 5th and ends on Thursday, April 17 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 2014?
Wednesday, March 5th is the 63 day of the 2014 calendar year with -4 years, -7 months, -11 days until the start of Lent 2014.