Saturday August 18, 2018

When is Lent 2016?


Lent for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on February 10.

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 2016?

There are -2 years, -6 months, -8 days until the celebration/ observance of Lent 2016.

Dates of Lent by Year

Related Holidays in 2016

Popular Holidays 2016

Holidays in red are Federal Holidays.