Date of Easter


Date of Easter

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  • Reform of the date of Easter — has been proposed several times because the current system for determining the date of Easter is seen as presenting two significant problems: Its date varies from year to year (by the Western system of calculation, it can fall on any of 35… …   Wikipedia

  • Easter — • Includes information on the feast and customs Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Easter     Easter     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Easter Controversy — • The dispute regarding the proper time of observing Easter Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Easter Controversy     Easter Controversy      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Easter Saturday — or Bright Saturday is the Saturday after the Christian festival of Easter, also called Saturday in Easter week. Holy Saturday is often incorrectly called Easter Saturday. Confusion is probably caused because they are both a week apart. In… …   Wikipedia

  • Easter Friday — or Bright Friday is the Friday after the Christian festival of Easter. It is sometimes erroneously confused with Good Friday.Western ChristianityThe date of Easter Friday changes from year to year, following the changing date of Easter Week. In… …   Wikipedia

  • Easter Triduum — Easter Triduum, Holy Triduum, or Paschal Triduum is a term used by some Christian churches, particularly the Roman Catholic Church, the Lutheran Church, and many Anglicans, to denote, collectively, the three days from the evening of Holy Thursday …   Wikipedia

  • Easter — This article is about the Christian Festival. For secular uses, see Easter customs and Ēostre. For other uses, see Easter (disambiguation). Easter Resurrected Jesus and Mary Magdalene, by Antonio da Correggio, 1543 …   Wikipedia

  • Easter (album) — Infobox Album Name = Easter Type = studio Artist = Patti Smith Group Released = start date|1978|3|3 Recorded = start date|1978 at Record Plant Studios, New York; House of Music, West Orange, New Jersey Genre = Rock Length = 39:44 Label = Arista… …   Wikipedia

  • Easter Monday — Two boys enjoy treats during the annual Easter egg roll at the White House lawn on Easter Monday, 1911 …   Wikipedia

  • Easter — /ee steuhr/, n. 1. an annual Christian festival in commemoration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ, observed on the first Sunday after the first full moon after the vernal equinox, as calculated according to tables based in Western churches on… …   Universalium


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