When is Lent 2016?

Lent 2016 started on Wednesday 10th Feb, 2016 (10/02/2016) 1472 days ago and ended on Saturday 26th Mar, 2016 (26/03/2016) 1427 days ago

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.

Dates for Lent from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Lent is marked in red

When is ...?starts onends onDays away
Lent 2024Wednesday 14th Feb, 2024Saturday 30th Mar, 2024 starts in 1453 days
Lent 2023Wednesday 22nd Feb, 2023Saturday 8th Apr, 2023 starts in 1096 days
Lent 2022Wednesday 2nd Mar, 2022Saturday 16th Apr, 2022 starts in 739 days
Lent 2021Wednesday 17th Feb, 2021Saturday 3rd Apr, 2021 starts in 361 days
Lent 2020Wednesday 26th Feb, 2020Saturday 11th Apr, 2020 starts in 4 days
Lent 2019Wednesday 6th Mar, 2019Saturday 20th Apr, 2019 ended 307 days ago
Lent 2018Wednesday 14th Feb, 2018Saturday 31st Mar, 2018 ended 692 days ago
Lent 2017Wednesday 1st Mar, 2017Saturday 15th Apr, 2017 ended 1042 days ago
Lent 2016Wednesday 10th Feb, 2016Saturday 26th Mar, 2016 ended 1427 days ago
Lent 2015Wednesday 18th Feb, 2015Saturday 4th Apr, 2015 ended 1784 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateFeb 10, 2016
End DateMar 26, 2016
When? Ended 1427 days ago
Duration46 Days
Type Christian Holidays

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