Tuesday March 26, 2019

Lent 2016

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

Lent for the year 2016 starts on Wednesday, February 10th and ends on Thursday, March 24 with eveining mass on Holy Thursday.

Wednesday, February 10th is the 40 day of the 2016 calendar year with -3 years, -1 month, -16 days until the start of Lent 2016.

More information on Lent. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Name(s):Lent, Quadragesima
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Begins Ash Wednesday lasting about six weeks and ends just before Easter

February 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1 - MonNational Freedom Day 2016Observance-1150
Feb 2 - Tues Groundhog Day 2016 Observance-1149
Feb 5 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2016Observance-1146
Feb 8 - Mon Chinese New Year 2016 Observance-1143
Feb 9 - TuesMardi Gras 2016Christian-1142
Feb 10Lent 2016Christian-837
Feb 10 - WedAsh Wednesday 2016Christian-1141
Feb 12 - FriLincoln's Birthday 2016Observance-1139
Feb 14 - Sun Valentine's Day 2016 Observance-1137
Feb 15 - Mon Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2016Federal Holiday-1136

Lent by Year