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...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Mar 27, 2013 ... MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Easter is the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus
Christ, but it falls on a different date every year. This year the ...
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 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
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
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
The current Gregorian ecclesiastical rules that determine the date of Easter trace
... Easter falls on the first Sunday following the first ecclesiastical full moon that ...