[ TABLES FOR FINDING THE HOLY DAYS. G A Table to find Easter Day, from the present THIS Table contains so much of the CaTime, till the Year 1899 lendar as is necessary for the determininclusive. ing of Easter ; to find which, look for the Golden Number of the year in the first Golden Day of the Sunday column of the Table, against which stands Numb. Month. Letter the day of the Paschal Full Moon, then look in the third column for the Sunday 14 March 21 C Letter, next after the day of the Full 3 22 D Moon; and the day of the month standing 23 E against that Sunday Letter is Easter-Day. 11 F if the Full Moon happen upon a Sunday, 25 then (according to the first rule) the next 19 26 Sunday after is Easter-Day. To find the Golden Number or Prime, 28 add 1 to the year of our Lord, and then 16 29 divide by 19, the remainder, if any, is the 5 30 E Golder Number; hue if nothing remain, 31 F theo 19 is the Golden Number. 13 April To find the Dominical or Sunday Letter, I G 2 2 according to the Calendar, until the year 1799 inclusive, add to the year of 3 10 our Lord its fourth part, omitting iG fractions, and also the number 1: F 18 Divide the sum by 7, and if there be 7 no remainder, then A is the Sunday Letter; but if any number remain, 15 then the Letter standing against that is the Sunday Letter. For the next Century, that is, from the 1 13 E year 1800 till the year 1899, inclusive, add to the current year only its fourth part, 14 F 9 and then divide by 7, and proceed as in the 15 G last rule. 16 А 17 Note, That in al! Bissextile or Leap17 6 18 с Years, the Letter found as above will be 19 D the Sunday Letter from the intercalated 20 E day exclusive, to the end of the Year: 21 F 22 G 23 A 24 B 25 C O A 8 10 B Another TABLE to find Easter, till the Year 1899, inclusive. SUNDAY LETTERS. E F 3 10 31 13 Golden 1 A Numb. 1 B lo 17 1 14) 15 II. Ap. 9 3 45 6 8 III. Mar26 27 2829 23 24 25 IV. Ap.16 17 1112 13 14 15 V. Ap. 2 3 4 5 6 Mar31 Ap. 1 VI. Ap.23 24 25 191 20 21 22 VII. Ap. 9 10 11/12 13 141 8 VIII. Ap. 2 3 Mar98/29 30 31 Ap. 1 IX. Ap.16 17 1819 20 21 22 X. Ap. 9 11 5 6 71 8 XI. Mar26 27 2829 30 25 XII. Ap.16 17) 14 15 XIII. Ap. 2 3 4 5 6 71 8 XIV. Mar26 27 2822) 23 241 25 XV. Ap.16 101 1112 13 14 15 XVI. Ap. 21 3 4 5 Mar 30 31 Ap. 1 XVII. Ap.23 24 1819 20 21 22 XVIII. Ap. 9 10 111 7! 8 XIX. Ap. 2 var 27 2829 30 31 Ap. 1 ΤΟ O make use of the preceding Table, find the Sunday Letter for the Year in the uppermost Line, and the Golden Number, or Prime, in the Column of Golden Numbers, and against the Prime, in the same Line, under the Sunday Letter, you have the Day of the Month on which Easter falleth that Year. But, Note, That the Name of the Month is set on the left Hand, or just with the Figure, and followeth not as in other Tables, by descent, but collaterally. 13 A TABLE of the Days on which Easter will fall for thirty eight Years, being the Time of two Cycles of the Moon. A TABLE of the Moveable Feasts, according to the several Days that Easter can possibly fall upon. Sun. after Septu. Day of Day. Mar. 22 12 12 12 Sun. First Easter Ascension Whitsun Advent Day. atter day. Tri. Sunday. 1 Jan. 18 Feb. 4 April 30 May 10 27 Nov. 29 23 1 19 1 30 27 Dec. 1 25 2 21 7 13 27 2 26 2 22 14 3 27 2 23 9 15 26 Nov. 27 28 24 16 26 28 29 25 11 17 26 99 30 26 18 26 30 31 27 13 19 26 Dec. 1 April 1 28 14 10 2 11 3 31 30 22 25 Nov. 27 31 17 13 28 Feb. 1 18 14 29 15 30 16 26 25 Dec. 1 8 4 2 18 3 19 29 24 Nov. 27 20 28 21 31 24 29 13 9 26 22 June 1 24 30 14 10 27 2 24 Dec. 1 24 2 25 3 26 5 23 Nov. 27 27 28 28 23 29 29 30 30 9 23 Dec. 1 31 2 23 6 19 1 3 12 22 Nov. 27 256 21 10 3 28 23 Note, That in'a Bissextile or Leap-Year, the number of Sundays after Epiphany will be the same as if Easter-Day had fallen one Day later than it really does. And, for the same reason, one Day must, in every Leap-Year, be added to the Day of the Month given by the Table for Septuagesima Sunday, and for the first Day of Lent. Golden Day of the Sunday Numb. Month. Letter point out the Days of the Paschal Full Moons, till the Year of our Lord 1900; at which time, in order that the Ecclesiastical Full Moons may fall nearly on the same Days with the real Full Moons, the Golden Numbers must be removed to different Days of the Calendar, as is done in the annexed Table, which contains so much of the Calendar then to be used, as is necessary tor finding the Paschal Full Moons, and the Feast of Easter, from the Year 1900, to the Year 2199, inclusive. This Table is to be made use of, in all respects, as the first Table, before inserted, for finding Easter, till the Year 1899. 13 2 15 |