When is Lent?

The next Lent will begin:

and ends:

(That's only 11 weeks and 6 days away!)

About Lent

Lent is the 40 weekdays from Ash Wednesday until Easter. It is a period observed by Christians as preparation for Easter, involving fasting and penitence. In the Catholic Church, Lent runs until the Thursday before Easter (Holy Thursday), while others run until Easter Saturday.

For more information, see Lent on Wikipedia

Count down to Lent 2017

When is Lent in other years?

The following is a list of dates of when Lent will happen in the future, and past dates.

Future Lent dates

Event Date
Lent 2017
Lent 2018
Lent 2019
Lent 2020
Lent 2021

Past Lent dates

Event Date
Lent 2016
Lent 2015
Lent 2014
Lent 2013
Lent 2012