When is Candlemas 2022?

Candlemas 2022 is on Wednesday 2nd Feb, 2022 (02/02/2022) in 105 days

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 2024

The next occurrence of Candlemas is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Candlemas 2024FridayFeb 2nd in 835 days
Candlemas 2023ThursdayFeb 2nd in 470 days
Candlemas 2022WednesdayFeb 2nd in 105 days
Candlemas 2021TuesdayFeb 2nd 259 days ago
Candlemas 2020SundayFeb 2nd 625 days ago
Candlemas 2019SaturdayFeb 2nd 990 days ago
Candlemas 2018FridayFeb 2nd 1355 days ago
Candlemas 2017ThursdayFeb 2nd 1720 days ago
Candlemas 2016TuesdayFeb 2nd 2086 days ago
Candlemas 2015MondayFeb 2nd 2451 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateFeb 2, 2022
When? Starts in 105 days
Duration1 Day
Type Christian Holidays

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