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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 Sunday is the Sunday following the Paschal Full Moon (PFM) date for the
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
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 ...
If the full moon falls on a Sunday, then Easter is the following Sunday. ... allow the
date of Easter to be calculated in advance rather than determined by actual ...