Monday November 19, 2018

Lent 2021


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

Lent for the year 2021 starts on Wednesday, February 17th and ends on Thursday, April 1 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)

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 2021?

Wednesday, February 17th is the 47 day of the 2021 calendar year with 2 years, 2 months, 29 days until the start of Lent 2021.


February 2021 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1 - MonNational Freedom Day 2021Observance805
Feb 2 - TuesGroundhog Day 2021Observance806
Feb 5 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2021Observance809
Feb 12 - FriChinese New Year 2021Observance816
Feb 12 - FriLincoln's Birthday 2021Observance816
Feb 14 - SunValentine's Day 2021Observance818
Feb 15 - MonPresidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2021Federal Holiday819
Feb 16 - TuesMardi Gras 2021Christian820
Feb 17 - WedAsh Wednesday 2021Christian821
Feb 17 - WedLent 2021Christian821
Feb 27 - SatPurim 2021Jewish831

Lent by Year

Related Holidays in 2021

Federal Holidays 2021



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