|When is Lent in 2014?|
Lent in 2014 will begin on Wednesday, March 5 and will continue for 46 days until Saturday, April 19.
|What is Lent?|
Lent is a period of fasting that ends on Easter. The purpose of Lent is to commemorate the forty-day fast of Jesus. In Catholicism, Lent starts on Ash Wednesday, which is the day following Fat Tuesday.