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www.thoughtco.com/how-date-of-ash-wednesday-determined-542441

Feb 28, 2017 ... There are two factors that determine the date of Ash Wednesday. The first is the date of Easter. Easter Sunday is a moveable feast, which can ...

www.ewtn.com/library/Liturgy/zlitur119.htm

Feb 28, 2006 ... Q: What determines what day Lent begins? ... A: The short answer to your question is that the beginning of Lent depends on the date of Easter. ... Julius Caesar's calendar calculated the year as 365 days and 6 hours and thus ...

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Mar 22, 2016 ... Now that you know what date Easter will occur, you can determine the rest of the dates of Lent by simply backing up your calculations.

www.appleseeds.org/Lent-Begins.htm

Feb 28, 2006 ... ... your question is that the beginning of Lent depends on the date of Easter. ... Julius Caesar's calendar calculated the year as 365 days and 6 ...

www.catholic.com/qa/how-is-easter-sunday-determined-palm-sunday-ash-wednesday

Aug 4, 2011 ... In practice, it didn't always work out that way. ... To find Ash Wednesday, you start with the date of Easter Sunday, back up six weeks (that gives ...

www.divvol.org/recursos/en/easter_dates.htm

The central day to calculate the Passover and Lent is the day of the Resurrection of the Lord. In order to calculate Lent, which begins on Ash Wednesday, we ...

www.quora.com/How-are-the-40-days-of-Lent-calculated

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:  ...

www.timeanddate.com/calendar/determining-easter-date.html

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

www.wikihow.com/Determine-when-Easter-Is

Mark the vernal equinox. The date Easter falls on is based on the ecclesiastical approximation of the vernal ...

www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/this-britain/the-big-question-how-is-the-date-of-easter-determined-and-why-is-it-so-early-this-year-798980.html

Mar 21, 2008 ... Why does the date of Easter vary by more than a month? Because the ... How many ways are there of calculating Easter? Dozens. In the 2nd ...