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

How the Easter Date is Determined - Timeanddate.com

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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 ...

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

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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  ...

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

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

The Date of Easter - Astronomical Applications Department

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

Excel Tips From John Walkenbach: Calculating Easter

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Easter is one of the most difficult holidays to calculate. Several years ago, a Web site had a contest to see who could come up with the best formula to calculate ...

Calculating the Date of Easter - Oremus

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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 Big Question: How is the date of Easter determined, and why is ...

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Mar 20, 2008 ... Why does the date of Easter vary by more than a month? Because the ... How many ways are there of calculating Easter? Dozens. In the 2nd ...

Easter - tondering.dk

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

Easter Calculation - Chip Pearson

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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 ...

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Easter Dating Method - Calculate the Date of Easter Sunday

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

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

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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 ...

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

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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 ...