When is Lent?
The next Lent will begin:
(That's only 11 weeks and 6 days away!)
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.
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
Past Lent dates