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Computus (Latin for "computation") is the calculation used to determine the calendar date of Easter. ... In principle, Easter falls on the Sunday following the full moon that follows the n...

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 on) the Paschal full ... Easter thus always falls between March 22 and April 25.

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 ecclesiastical rules that determine the date of Easter trace back to 325 ... Easter falls on the first Sunday following the first ecclesiastical full ...

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 ... that Easter is always the first Sunday after the first full moon that falls on or ...

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

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Pope Gregory XIII. Or at least, the calendar to which he gave his name. Easter is an annual festival observed throughout the Christian world. The date for Easter ...

Easter Dating Method - Calculate the Date of Easter Sunday

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Easter Sunday is the Sunday following the Paschal Full Moon (PFM) date for the year.

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

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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 ...

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 anywhere between March 22 and April 25. To determine when Easter is in ...

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 ...

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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 it

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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? - Rapture Ready

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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  ...