When is Lent 2020?

Lent 2020 started on Wednesday 26th Feb, 2020 (26/02/2020) 1456 days ago and ended on Saturday 11th Apr, 2020 (11/04/2020) 1411 days ago

What is 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 2027

The next occurrence of Lent is marked in red

When is ...?starts onends onDays away
Lent 2027Wednesday 10th Feb, 2027Thursday 25th Mar, 2027 starts in 1084 days
Lent 2026Wednesday 18th Feb, 2026Thursday 2nd Apr, 2026 starts in 727 days
Lent 2025Wednesday 5th Mar, 2025Thursday 17th Apr, 2025 starts in 377 days
Lent 2024Wednesday 14th Feb, 2024Thursday 28th Mar, 2024 ends in 35 days
Lent 2023Wednesday 22nd Feb, 2023Thursday 6th Apr, 2023 ended 321 days ago
Lent 2022Wednesday 2nd Mar, 2022Saturday 16th Apr, 2022 ended 676 days ago
Lent 2021Wednesday 17th Feb, 2021Saturday 3rd Apr, 2021 ended 1054 days ago
Lent 2020Wednesday 26th Feb, 2020Saturday 11th Apr, 2020 ended 1411 days ago
Lent 2019Wednesday 6th Mar, 2019Saturday 20th Apr, 2019 ended 1768 days ago
Lent 2018Wednesday 14th Feb, 2018Saturday 31st Mar, 2018 ended 2153 days ago
Lent 2017Wednesday 1st Mar, 2017Saturday 15th Apr, 2017 ended 2503 days ago
Lent 2016Wednesday 10th Feb, 2016Saturday 26th Mar, 2016 ended 2888 days ago
Lent 2015Wednesday 18th Feb, 2015Saturday 4th Apr, 2015 ended 3245 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateFeb 26, 2020
End DateApr 11, 2020
When? Ended 1411 days ago
Duration46 Days
Type Christian Holidays

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