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Computus - Wikipedia

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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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They decided that Easter would be celebrated on the first Sunday after (never ... Theoretically, the Paschal full moon is the first full moon occurring on or after the  ...

How the Easter Date Is Determined - Timeanddate.com

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In the Gregorian calendar, Easter falls on a Sunday between March 22 and April 25 ... suggest that the council decided on a Easter date after the spring equinox.

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

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Mar 20, 2008 ... It had been decided that the vernal equinox would occur on 20 March (as it did at Nicaea) but that too varies. It was on 21 March in 2007. So the ...

How do they determine what day Easter will occur on ...

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According to the English book of Common Prayer, "Easter Day is the first ... into the definition -- when they were determining what day Easter would fall on, they ...

3 Ways to Determine when Easter Is - wikiHow

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How to Determine when Easter Is. Easter is not celebrated on a fixed date and can fall ... The date Easter falls on is based on the ecclesiastical approximation of the vernal ... This date will land no later than a month after the vernal equinox.

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

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The Council decided to keep Easter on a Sunday, the same Sunday throughout ... The ecclesiastical rules are: Easter falls on the first Sunday following the first ...

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.. ... Days of Week of PFM dates when the exact year for this removal is decided. ... In some years the Orthodox Easter Sunday occurs on the same day as the ...

How Is the Date of Easter Determined? (Western and Eastern)

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Easter is a moveable feast, which means that it occurs on a different date each year. ... The Church does not use the exact date of the paschal full moon but an ... that the date of Easter is determined by the date of Passover, and so they are ...

When Is Easter This Year? Why Does It Change Each Year?

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Find Answers to Your Questions About How the Date of Easter Is Determined ... decided to established a more standardized system for determining the date of ...