Pope Gregory XIII

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Name: Pope Gregory XIII
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Easter falls on same Sunday for East, West churches

PORTSMOUTH — Easter is somewhat of a movable feast in that its date is not fixed to the official civil calendar of the country where it's celebrated.About every three or four years, the Gregorian and Julian calendars coincide and the Roman Catholic and ... [Published Seacoast Online - 18 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

My Word - April 16, 2014: Easter 'eggs-plained' for all

My mom used to say that Greek Easter was later because then you get stuff cheaper.– Amy SedarisOne of my brothers is a deeply religious man. Even though all of us were raised to attend Sunday school regularly in a non-denominational Christian church, ... [Published North Jersey.com - 19 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Christians prepare for their holiest day

By This weekend, almost 2.2 billion Christians around the world will come together to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.Easter is a universal tradition and the greatest event in the Christian calendar.“Easter is the preeminent celebration in ... [Published Agoura Hills Acorn - 20 hours ago]
Entities: Lent, Christianity, Religion
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Why the Holy Week has no fixed dates

Compared to holidays like Christmas, the Holy Week doesn’t have fixed dates. Know the reasons behind the Holy Week's seemingly random feast datesMANILA, Philippines – Compared to holidays like Christmas, the Holy Week doesn’t have fixed dates. For instance, ... [Published Rappler - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

April Fools' Day's Religious Roots

Let’s be clear: April Fools’ Day is not a religious holiday. It does, however, trace its origins to a pope. The day began, most believe, in 1582, when Pope Gregory XIII decreed the adoption of the “Gregorian calendar” — named after himself — which ... [Published God's Politics Blog - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

April Fool’s Day Quotes, SMS and Jokes in great demand on Google and yahoo search

It neither is nor would be an exaggeration to call April 1 the All Fool’s Day since all of us love to be a part of it.If we delve into the detailed yet uncertain history of this day, we would come to know that civilizations across the world have their ... [Published Gizmo Crave - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

April Fool's Day Around the World

Today is April Fool's Day, when it's impossible to trust anything you hear, read or see, and everyone celebrates by playing a prank on others or being pranked.April 1 is widely recognized and celebrated in various countries as a day when people play tricks ... [Published Softpedia - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

April Fool’s isn’t a religious holiday, but there are some religious roots

Portrait of woman with April Fool sign wearing dunce cap. Photo courtesy of Everett Collection via Shutterstock(RNS) Let’s be clear: April Fools’ Day is not a religious holiday.It does, however, trace its origins to a pope.The day began, most believe, ... [Published Religion News Service - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Gregorian Calendar ~ All Fools' Day ~ April Fools'?

April Fools' Day ~ and Which is Your Wildest of Memories . . .In 1582 the Gregorian Calendar came into effect. This was the year France, Pope Gregory XIII, adopted the Gregorian Calendar ~ New Year's day changed from the end of March, to January ~ Some ... [Published Banning-Beaumont Patch - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

April Fool’s Day Origin and History (Video)

April fool’s day is not a national holiday and its origin dates back to bible days when the history of this day was recorded. It is a day celebrated with silliness and making people look stupid with practical jokes played upon them and where others were ... [Published The Guardian Express - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

April 1 is a religious holiday — gotcha, April Fools

Let’s be clear: April Fools’ Day is not a religious holiday.It does, however, trace its origins to a pope.The day began, most believe, in 1582, when Pope Gregory XIII decreed the adoption of the "Gregorian calendar" — named after himself — which moved ... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

March 25? Happy Colonial New Year!

This March 25The Colonists, as Britain had for centuries, celebrated the change of the year in late March—the Feast of the Annunciation, or Lady Day. Rents were due, contracts began, and obligations renewed on March 25, the “New Year.”Continue reading ... [Published Boston Globe - Mar 23 2014]

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Easter falls on same Sunday for East, West chur... [Published Seacoast Online - 18 hours ago]
My Word - April 16, 2014: Easter 'eggs-plained'... [Published North Jersey.com - 19 hours ago]
Christians prepare for their holiest day [Published Agoura Hills Acorn - 20 hours ago]
Why the Holy Week has no fixed dates [Published Rappler - Apr 13 2014]
This Day in History (15-1-1393) [Published IRIB World Service - Apr 04 2014]
ROONEY BIN: This April Fools' Day, go high tech... [Published Florida Times-Union - Apr 02 2014]
April Fools' Day's Religious Roots [Published God's Politics Blog - Apr 01 2014]
April Fools' Day: Good-natured jokes win over m... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Apr 01 2014]
April Fool's Day history tracked as the annual ... [Published Travelers Today - Apr 01 2014]
April Fool’s Day Quotes, SMS and Jokes in great... [Published Gizmo Crave - Apr 01 2014]
April Fool's Day Around the World [Published Softpedia - Apr 01 2014]
Easter 2014: When is Easter Sunday in 2014? Why... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 01 2014]
Why is April 1 considered as ‘April Fools Day’? [Published Deccan Chronicle - Apr 01 2014]
April Fool’s Day 2014: Origin and History Dates... [Published International Business Times Canada - Mar 31 2014]
April Fool’s isn’t a religious holiday, but the... [Published Religion News Service - Mar 31 2014]
Gregorian Calendar ~ All Fools' Day ~ April Foo... [Published Banning-Beaumont Patch - Mar 31 2014]
April Fool’s Day Origin and History (Video) [Published The Guardian Express - Mar 30 2014]
Just for laughs [Published Times of Oman - Mar 28 2014]
April 1 is a religious holiday — gotcha, April ... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Mar 28 2014]
Portrait of Ito Mancio found in Italy [Published The Japan News - Mar 24 2014]
The Annunciation analyzed [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 23 2014]
March 25? Happy Colonial New Year! [Published Boston Globe - Mar 23 2014]
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