Monday October 22, 2018

Lent 2020

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

Lent for the year 2020 starts on Wednesday, February 26th and ends on Thursday, April 9 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 2020?

Wednesday, February 26th is the 56 day of the 2020 calendar year with 1 year, 4 months, 4 days until the start of Lent 2020.

February 2020 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1 - SatNational Freedom Day 2020Observance466
Feb 2 - Sun Groundhog Day 2020 Observance467
Feb 7 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2020Observance472
Feb 10 - MonTu B'Shevat 2020Jewish475
Feb 12 - WedLincoln's Birthday 2020Observance477
Feb 14 - Fri Valentine's Day 2020 Observance479
Feb 17 - Mon Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2020Federal Holiday482
Feb 22 - SatMaha Shivaratri 2020Hindu487
Feb 25 - TuesMardi Gras 2020Christian490
Feb 26 - WedLent 2020Christian491
Feb 26 - WedAsh Wednesday 2020Christian491

Lent by Year

Related Holidays in 2020

Federal Holidays 2020