Computus (Latin for "computation") is the calculation used to determine the
calendar date of ... In principle, Easter falls on the Sunday following the full moon
that follows the northern ...
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
The date of Easter Day is usually the first Sunday after the first Full Moon
occurring on or after the March equinox.
Mar 20, 2008 ... Easter is one of the festivals which tries to harmonise the solar and lunar
calendars. As a general rule, Easter falls on the first Sunday, following ...
Easter is celebrated on the first Sunday after the first full moon after the vernal
equinox (March 21 in 2008, the first day of spring). This method of determining
Mar 11, 2016 ... The Council decided to keep Easter on the same Sunday throughout the
Christian world. To fix incontrovertibly the date for Easter, and to make ...
How is the date of Easter determined for both Western and Eastern Christians? ...
We know that Easter must always occur on a Sunday, because Sunday was ...
Easter Sunday is the Sunday following the ... any given year is NOT determined
by the March ...
How is the date for Easter determined? The short answer: Easter falls on the first
Sunday after the first full moon following the Spring Equinox. The long answer is
The Council decided to keep Easter on a Sunday, the same Sunday throughout
the world. To fix incontrovertibly the date for Easter, and to make it determinable ...