For many Christians, Ash Wednesday marks the start of the holy season of Lent, a time for reflection in preparation for Good Friday & the celebration of Easter. The 2 holidays fell on the same day in 2018, & will do so again in 2029. After that, many Christians will be free from the uncomfortable overlap until the year 2170, according to some liturgical experts..
In the end, it it is all about love. love for one another & God' love for humanity.