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1 TABLES and RULES for the Moveable and Immove
able Feasts ; together with the Days of Fasting and Absti nence through the whole Year. RULES, to knowo when the Moveable Feasts and Holy Days begin. FASTER-DAY, on wbich the rest depend, is always the first Sunday E
after the Full Moon, which happens upon or next after the ta enty Srst day of March : and if the Full Moon happen upon a Sunday, Easter Day is the Sunday after.
Advent Sunday is always the nearest Sunday to the Feast of St. An drew, whether before or after. Septuagesina
Sunday is Quinquagesima
Weeks before Easter.
after Easter. Trinity Sunday
A TABLE OF FEASTS,
St. Bartholomew the Apostle.
St. Michael and all Angels. The Epipbany
St. Luke ibe Evangelist. The Conversion of St. Paul. St, Simon and St. Jude the Apos The Purification of the Blessed tles. Virgin.
All Saints. St. Matthias the Apostle.
St. Andrew the Apostle. The Annunciation of the Blessed St. Thomas the Apostle. Virgin.
The Nativity of our Lord JESUS Ist. Mark the Evangelist.
The Holy Innocents.
Monday and Tuesday in EasterThe Nativityof St.John the Baptist Week. St. Peter the Apostle.
Monday and Tuesday in Whitsun-
of Abstinence, as is more especially suited 10 extraordinary Acts and Exercises of Devotion. Ist. The forty days of Lent.
2d. The Ember-Days at the Four Seasons, being the Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday after the first Sunday in Lent, the Feast of Pentecost, September 14, and December 13.
3d. The three Rogation Dav., being the Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday before Holy Tbursday, or the Ascension of our Lord.
4th. All the Fridays in the Year, except Christmas-Day.
In addition to the above, the first Thursday in November, (or, if any ot. er Day be appointed by the livil Authority, then such Day,) shall be observed as a Day of Thanksgiving to Almighty God, for the Fruits of the Earth, and all other Blessings of his Merciful Providence.
A TABLE to find Easter-Day, from the present time, till
the Year 1899, inclusive. Gold. (Day of the Sund. Num. Month. Let. THIS Table contains so much of the 14 March 21 C
Calendar as is necessary for the deter3
mining of Easter; to find which, look 23 E
for the Golden Number of the year in 11
the first column of the Table, against 25 G
which stands the day of the Paschal 19
Full Moon; then look in the third co8
llumn for the Sunday Letter, next after
28 C the day of the Full Moon; and the day 16
of the month standing against that Sun30 É day Letter, is Easter-Day. If the 311 F Full-Moon happen upon Sunday, G
then (according to the first rule) the 2
next Sunday after is Easter-Duy. B
To find the Golden Number, or Prime, 10
add I to the year of our Lord, and then 51 D
klivide by 19, the remainder, if any, is 18
the Golden Number ; but if nothing re7
F main, then 19 is the Golden Number.
To find the Dominical or Sunday 15 À Letter, according
to the Calendar;101A 10 B until the year 1899, inclusive, add
111 c to the year of our Lord its fourth . F 12 121 D part, omitting fractions ; divide
BE 13 E
the sum by 7, and if there be no 4D
14 remainder, then A is the Sunday 3.6 9
Leiter; but if any number re-16 B
16 A main, then the Letter standing 17
17 B against that number, in the small an6
nexed Table, is the Sunday Letter. 19 D
Note, That in all Bissextile or Leap20 E
Years, the Letter found as above wil 21 F be the Sunday Letter from the interca021 G
lated day exclusive, to the end of the year.
I. Apr. 16 17 1819
20 14 15 IT. Apr. 9 3 4 5 61
7 III. Mar. 26
23 24 IV. Apr. 161 17 11/12 13 14 V. Apr. 2
6 Mar. 31 Apr. VI. Apr. 23
25,19 20 21 2.1 VII. Apr. 9
1112 13 14 VII. Apr. 2 Mar. 28/29 30 IX. Apr. 16
21 X. Apr. 9
7 XI. Mar. 26 27
30 31 XII. Apr. 16 17 18/19 13 14 XIII. ADr. 2
7 XIV. Mar. 26
28/22 23 24 2.5 XV Apr. 16
11/12 13 14 15 XVI. Apr. 2
4 5 Mar. 30 31 Apr. XVII. Apr. 23
18/19 201 21
21 XVIII. Apr. 9
7 XIX. Apr. 2 Mar. 27 281291 301 31 Apr. 1
TO make use of the preceding Table, find the Sunday Letter for the Year in the uppermost line, and the Golden Num
ber, or Prime, in the column of Goiden 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.
A TABLE of the Days on which Easter will fall for thirty
eight Years, being the Time of two Cycles of the Moon. Years of Golden The Sunday our Lord. Number. Epact. Letter
April 20 10
March 27 12
April 16 13
8 FE March 23 15
April 12 с