Lent for the year 2022 starts on Wednesday, March 2nd and ends on Thursday, April 14 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)
|When:||Begins Ash Wednesday lasting about six weeks and ends just before Easter|
How many days to Lent 2022?
Wednesday, March 2nd is the 60 day of the 2022 calendar year with 3 years, 3 months, 12 days until the start of Lent 2022.
March 2022 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Mar 1 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2022||Christian||1199|
|Mar 1 - Tues||Isra and Mi'raj 2022||Muslim||1199|
|Mar 2 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2022||Christian||1200|
|Mar 2 - Wed||Lent 2022||Christian||1200|
|Mar 2 - Wed||Read Across America Day 2022||Observance||1200|
|Mar 4 - Fri||Employee Appreciation Day 2022||Observance||1202|
|Mar 13 - Sun||Daylight Saving Time - begins 2022||Daylight Saving||1211|
|Mar 17 - Thurs||St. Patrick's Day 2022||Observance||1215|
|Mar 18 - Fri||Purim 2022||Jewish||1216|
|Mar 18 - Fri||Holi 2022||Hindu||1216|
|Mar 19 - Sat||Laylat al Bara'at 2022||Muslim||1217|
|Mar 20 - Sun||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2022||Season||1218|