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Easter Sunday
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Easter - Wikipedia

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Easter, also called Pascha (Greek/Latin) or Resurrection Sunday, is a festival and holiday celebrating the resurrection of Jesus from the dead, described in 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.

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

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Aug 4, 2011 ... Jesus rose from the dead on the first Sunday following the feast of Passover. ( Technically, he may have risen Saturday night, but that still counts ...

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 ...

The Big Question: How is the date of Easter determined, and why is ...

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Mar 20, 2008 ... Easter is one of the festivals which tries to harmonise the solar and lunar calendars. As a general rule, Easter falls on the first Sunday, following ...

Computus - Wikipedia

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Computus (Latin for "computation") is the calculation used to determine the calendar date of ... In principle, Easter falls on the Sunday following the full moon that follows the northern ...

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 ...