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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 ...

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  ...

How the Easter Date is Determined - Timeanddate.com

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The March equinox coincides with Easter Sunday and holidays that are related to it. These holidays do not fall on a fixed date in the Gregorian calendar, or the ...

The Date of Easter - Astronomical Applications Department

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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? (Western and Eastern)

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Feb 27, 2016 ... How is the date of Easter determined for both Western and Eastern ... We know that Easter must always occur on a Sunday, because Sunday ...

who decides on what date does easter fall on | Notes and Queries ...

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The Eastern Christian churches still determine the Easter dates using the older Julian Calendar method. The usual statement, that Easter Day is the first Sunday  ...

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 for Easter determined? - Rapture Ready

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The short answer: Easter falls on the first Sunday after the first full moon ... The Eastern Orthodox Church uses a different method to calculate the date and it ...

Date for Resurrection Sunday (“Easter”) • ChristianAnswers.Net

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How is the date for Resurrection Sunday determined?

Passover and Easter―A Quick Guide to Understanding Dates

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Easter is calculated as the first Sunday after the paschal full moon that occurs on or after the vernal equinox. If the full moon falls on a Sunday, then Easter is the ...

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How is the date for Easter determined? | Catholic Answers

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Easter falls on the first Sunday following the first full moon after the vernal equinox. If the first full moon occurs on the equinox, Easter is the following Sunday.

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

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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 ...

How is the date for Easter determined? - GotQuestions.org Home

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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 the ...