Ash Wednesday starts Lent for Christians everywhere and today many followers will be attending church in this time of rebirth. Celebrate with these memes! Lent is believed to be a time for sacrificing as it’s the season of penance and prayer, which is why many fast, give up meat or rid themselves of delicious treats. It’s almost looked at as a sort of “spring-cleaning” for your life. To learn more about Lent, its rules, and its end date, click here.