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Computus - Wikipedia


Computus (Latin for "computation") is the calculation used to determine the calendar date of Easter. Because the date is based on a calendar-dependent ...

Easter Dating Method - Calculate the Date of Easter Sunday


A simple procedure to determine Easter Sunday dates for all years 326 to 4099 A.D..

Algorithms Calendar Calculations: Easter Is a ... - Why Do Math?


Algorithms Calendar Calculations: Easter Is a Quasicrystal. Revealing the divine mathematics of a holiday. MATHEMATICAL RECREATIONS by Ian Stewart.

How is Easter Sunday determined? Palm Sunday? Ash Wednesday ...


Answer. Jesus rose from the dead on the first Sunday following the feast of Passover. (Technically, he may have risen Saturday night, but that still counts as  ...

Calculating the Date of Easter - Oremus


Next we calculate the date of the Paschal full moon, that is, the full moon which Easter is the Sunday after. This is done in several stages. First we calculate two ...

The Date of Easter Sunday, AD 326-4099


Nov 4, 2008 ... The dominical letter(s) and the date of Easter are listed with each year. Fourth Century | Fifth Century | Sixth Century | Seventh Century | Eighth ...

How Is the Date of Easter Calculated? - Catholicism - About.com


Feb 27, 2016 ... Easter is a moveable feast, which means that it occurs on a different date each year. How is the date of Easter determined for both Western and ...

Easter Calculation - Chip Pearson


Sep 30, 2009 ... The calculation of the date of the Easter holiday for a given year is rather involved because of the way Easter is defined. Easter is always a ...

Easter - My home page


The calculation of Easter is complicated because it is linked to (an inaccurate version of) the Hebrew calendar. Jesus was crucified immediately before the ...

c# - How can I calculate what date Good Friday falls on, given a year ...


Mar 24, 2010 ... Here's a great article that should help you build your algorithm .... Realize that calculating Easter is what you are really dependent upon.

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How the Easter Date is Determined - Timeanddate.com


For example, in 1997 the World Council of Churches proposed a reform of the Easter calculation to replace an equation-based method of calculating Easter with ...

The Date of Easter - Astronomical Applications Department


Mar 11, 2016 ... Provides details on the calculation of the date of Easter in the Gregorian Calendar.

Working Out the Date of Easter Day -- Easter Customs -- whyeaster ...


Because of that, Easter Day is always the first Sunday after the first calculated Full Moon on or after March 21st. If the Full Moon is on a Sunday, Easter Day is on ...