Monday October 22, 2018

Lent 2015

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

Lent for the year 2015 starts on Wednesday, February 18th and ends on Thursday, April 2 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)

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 2015?

Wednesday, February 18th is the 48 day of the 2015 calendar year with -3 years, -8 months, -4 days until the start of Lent 2015.

February 2015 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1 - SunNational Freedom Day 2015Observance-1359
Feb 2 - Mon Groundhog Day 2015 Observance-1358
Feb 4Tu B'Shevat 2015Jewish-1053
Feb 6 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2015Observance-1354
Feb 12 - ThursLincoln's Birthday 2015Observance-1348
Feb 14 - Sat Valentine's Day 2015 Observance-1346
Feb 16 - Mon Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2015Federal Holiday-1344
Feb 17Maha Shivaratri 2015Hindu-1040
Feb 17 - TuesMardi Gras 2015Christian-1343
Feb 18Lent 2015Christian-1039
Feb 18 - WedAsh Wednesday 2015Christian-1342
Feb 19 - Thurs Chinese New Year 2015 Observance-1341

Lent by Year

Related Holidays in 2015

Federal Holidays 2015