When is Lent 2023?

Lent 2023 is on Wednesday 22nd Feb, 2023 (22/02/2023) in 1371 days and ends on Saturday 8th Apr, 2023 (08/04/2023) in 1416 days

What is Lent?


A forty day liturgical season in which fasting and prayer is observed before the resurrection of Jesus Christ on Easter Sunday is called “Lent”. The time of forty days indicates the time that was spent by Prophet Jesus in the desert. According to Bible, Prophet Jesus was faced with temptation by the 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 1728 days
Lent 2023Wednesday 22nd Feb, 2023Saturday 8th Apr, 2023 starts in 1371 days
Lent 2022Wednesday 2nd Mar, 2022Saturday 16th Apr, 2022 starts in 1014 days
Lent 2021Wednesday 17th Feb, 2021Saturday 3rd Apr, 2021 starts in 636 days
Lent 2020Wednesday 26th Feb, 2020Saturday 11th Apr, 2020 starts in 279 days
Lent 2019Wednesday 6th Mar, 2019Saturday 20th Apr, 2019 ended 32 days ago
Lent 2018Wednesday 14th Feb, 2018Saturday 31st Mar, 2018 ended 417 days ago
Lent 2017Wednesday 1st Mar, 2017Saturday 15th Apr, 2017 ended 767 days ago
Lent 2016Wednesday 10th Feb, 2016Saturday 26th Mar, 2016 ended 1152 days ago
Lent 2015Wednesday 18th Feb, 2015Saturday 4th Apr, 2015 ended 1509 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateFeb 22, 2023
End DateApr 8, 2023
When? Starts in 1371 days
Duration46 Days
Type Christian Holidays

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