Next Lent holiday is on

5th March 2025, Wednesday

What is Lent?

Lent

Lent is the forty-day liturgical season of fasting and prayer before the resurrection of Jesus Christ on Easter Sunday. The forty days represent the time Jesus spent in the desert, where, according to the Bible, he endured temptation by Satan.

Lent also known as

When is Lent?

How long until Lent?
Next Lent takes place in 377 Days.
Dates of Lent
Yearstarts onends on
2027 10th Feb25th Mar
2026 18th Feb2nd Apr
2025 5th Mar17th Apr
2024 14th Feb28th Mar
2023 22nd Feb6th Apr
2022 2nd Mar16th Apr
2021 17th Feb3rd Apr
2020 26th Feb11th Apr
2019 6th Mar20th Apr
2018 14th Feb31st Mar
2017 1st Mar15th Apr
2016 10th Feb26th Mar
2015 18th Feb4th Apr
Duration
2530 Days

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