When is Candlemas 2017?

Candlemas 2017 started on Thursday 2nd Feb, 2017 (02/02/2017) 2313 days ago

What is Candlemas?


This day is known as the feast of the Presentation of the Lord Jesus and the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This is a holy Christian day that honors Jesus’s presentation to the temple, an event narrated in the Gospel according to Luke 2: 22-40.

In reference to Leviticus 12: every woman had to be presented for purification by offering her sacrifices 33 days after the circumcision of her boy.

Dates for Candlemas from 2015 to 2030

The next occurrence of Candlemas is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Candlemas 2030SaturdayFeb 2nd in 2434 days
Candlemas 2029FridayFeb 2nd in 2069 days
Candlemas 2028WednesdayFeb 2nd in 1703 days
Candlemas 2027TuesdayFeb 2nd in 1338 days
Candlemas 2026MondayFeb 2nd in 973 days
Candlemas 2025SundayFeb 2nd in 608 days
Candlemas 2024FridayFeb 2nd in 242 days
Candlemas 2023ThursdayFeb 2nd 122 days ago
Candlemas 2022WednesdayFeb 2nd 487 days ago
Candlemas 2021TuesdayFeb 2nd 852 days ago
Candlemas 2020SundayFeb 2nd 1218 days ago
Candlemas 2019SaturdayFeb 2nd 1583 days ago
Candlemas 2018FridayFeb 2nd 1948 days ago
Candlemas 2017ThursdayFeb 2nd 2313 days ago
Candlemas 2016TuesdayFeb 2nd 2679 days ago
Candlemas 2015MondayFeb 2nd 3044 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateFeb 2, 2017
When? Ended 2313 days ago
Duration1 Day
Type Christian Holidays

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