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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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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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Aug 4, 2011 ... They decided that Easter would be celebrated on the first Sunday after ... To find Ash Wednesday, you start with the date of Easter Sunday, ...

How is the date for Easter determined? | Catholic Answers

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Aug 4, 2011 ... 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 ...

How the Easter Date Is Determined - Timeanddate.com

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The date of Easter Day is usually the first Sunday after the first Full Moon occurring on or after the March equinox.

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 ... The statement that Easter Day is the first Sunday after the full moon ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...