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Computus (Latin for "computation") is the calculation used to determine the calendar date of Easter. ..... Easter Sunday is the Sunday following the paschal full moon date. The paschal ful...

How is Easter Sunday determined? Palm Sunday? Ash Wednesday ...

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To find Ash Wednesday, you start with the date of Easter Sunday, back up six weeks (that gives you the first Sunday of Lent), and then back up four more days:  ...

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 ...

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

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Feb 27, 2016 ... A Simple Formula Determines the Date of Easter Each Year ... We know that Easter must always occur on a Sunday, because Sunday was the ...

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 ...

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. (Paschal is ...

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

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The current Gregorian ecclesiastical rules that determine the date of Easter ... The usual statement, that Easter Day is the first Sunday after the full moon that ...

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 following the ... One interesting side note about the date of Easter is that the Eastern ...

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Mar 4, 2012 ... http://www.thereligionteacher.com/videos/ How is the date for Easter ... The date for Easter is calculated as the first Sunday after the first full m...

Determining the Dates for Easter and Passover | Ray Fowler .org

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Thus in most years Easter is celebrated on the Sunday following Passover. Why don't Easter ... How did this system for determining the date for Easter originate?

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Easter Sunday is observed on the Sunday after the Paschal Full Moon, the date of which is determined by ecclesiastical tables.
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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 ... Why does the date of Easter vary by more than a month? ... As a general rule, Easter falls on the first Sunday, following the first full moon after ...

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 ... to keep Easter on the same Sunday throughout the Christian world.