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...
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:
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 ... to keep
Easter on the same Sunday throughout the Christian world.
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 ...
Easter Sunday is the Sunday following the Paschal Full Moon (PFM) date for the
year. (Paschal is ...
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 ...
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 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 Resurrection Sunday determined?