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True Orthodoxy (1,082 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

the mainstream Eastern Orthodox Church over issues of ecumenism and calendar reform since the 1920s. Those who consider themselves a part of this movement
Nabonassar (1,274 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nabû-nāṣir, inscribed in cuneiform as dAG-PAB or dAG-ŠEŠ-ir, Greek: Ναβονάσσαρος, whence "Nabonassar", and meaning "Nabû (is) protector", was the king
Decree of Canopus (724 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
would keep the calendar synchronized with the seasons. This Ptolemaic calendar reform failed, but was finally officially implemented in Egypt by Augustus
Sextilis (1,194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Mars' month") was the first of ten months in the year. After the calendar reform that produced a twelve-month year, Sextilis became the eighth month
46 BC (580 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
extra leap months to recalibrate the calendar in preparation for his calendar reform, which went into effect in 45 BC. This year therefore had 445 days
Old Style and New Style dates (2,601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to the author Karen Bellenir reveals a deep emotional resistance to calendar reform. The change arose from the realisation that the correct figure for
Empire of Atlantium (1,315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the right to abortion, the right to assisted suicide and decimal calendar reform. It had almost 3,000 "citizens", most of whom signed up online from
Pietro Pitati (494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bearing on the length of the solar and lunar year, the fixed stars, and calendar reform, entitled: Compendium . . . super annua solaris atque lunaris anni
George Parker, 2nd Earl of Macclesfield (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for parliament as a Whig in 1754, resentment over his role in the calendar reform was one of many issues raised by the son's Tory opponents; a famous
Gregorian Tower (1,720 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Palace) mainly to promote the study of astronomy for the Gregorian Calendar Reform which was commissioned by Pope Gregory XIII and promulgated in 1582
December (Roman month) (396 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
to December. Its length was increased to 31 days under the Julian calendar reform. The Romans did not number days of a month sequentially from the first
Calendar (New Style) Act 1750 (1,999 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Parliament in Oxfordshire as a Whig in 1754, dissatisfaction with the calendar reform was one of a number of issues raised by his Tory opponents. In 1755
Elisabeth Achelis (364 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the precursor of the United Nations. Achelis started the Journal of Calendar Reform in 1931, publishing it for twenty-five years, and wrote five books
Huihui Lifa (285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the early Joseon period, the Islamic calendar served as a basis for calendar reform owing to its superior accuracy over the existing Chinese-based calendars
Prutenic Tables (484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Reinhold's Prutenic Tables and Copernicus' work as a basis for the calendar reform instituted under Pope Gregory XIII. Decades later, in Prague, Johannes
Quintilis (784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
began with Martius ("Mars' month," March) and had 10 months. After the calendar reform that produced a 12-month year, Quintilis became the seventh month,
October (Roman month) (877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
septem, "seven") and preceded November (novem, "nine"). After the calendar reform that resulted in a 12-month year, October became the tenth month, but
Epact (1,630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
months, for a total of 19×12 + 7 = 235 lunations. When the Gregorian calendar reform was instituted in 1582, the lunar cycle previously used with the Julian
Minute (550 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 2011-05-25. Nothaft, C. Philipp E. (2018), Scandalous Error: Calendar Reform and Calendrical Astronomy in Medieval Europe, Oxford: Oxford University
John Greaves (3,090 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Greaves (1602 – 8 October 1652) was an English mathematician, astronomer and antiquarian. Educated at Balliol College, Oxford, he was elected a Fellow
1752 in Great Britain (465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2008. Poole, Robert (November 1995). "'Give us our eleven days!': calendar reform in eighteenth-century England". Past & Present. 149 (1): 95–139. Archived
November (Roman month) (1,129 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
September through December. A day was added to November during the Julian calendar reform in the mid-40s BC. The outstanding event during November was the Plebeian
Sexagesimal (3,034 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Edward. pp. 147–149. Nothaft, C. Philipp E. (2018), Scandalous Error: Calendar Reform and Calendrical Astronomy in Medieval Europe, Oxford: Oxford University
History of Seventh-day Adventist freedom of religion in Canada (3,506 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
weekly cycle and, WHEREAS Seventh-day Adventists are not opposed to calendar reform per se, but could favour a constructive and effective formula for the
Turkmens (3,885 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the names of the cities as well as calendar reform were introduced by President Niyazov as well. The calendar reform resulted in renaming months and days
Dermot Earley Jnr (251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
career". RTÉ Sport. 20 May 2013. Retrieved 20 May 2013. "Football calendar reform has to be a priority'". Irish Independent. 18 January 2017. Retrieved
Computus (10,983 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dionysian/Bedan computus remained in use in western Europe until the Gregorian calendar reform, and remains in use in most Eastern Churches, including the vast majority
Regiomontanus (1,873 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Regiomontanus was called to Rome by Pope Sixtus IV on to work on the planned calendar reform. Sixtus promised substantial rewards, including the title of bishop
Undecimber (458 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jézéquel, Jules (1937). "Why the World Needs This Reform". Journal of calendar reform. New York City: World Calendar Association. 7: 64. Asimov, Isaac; John
Golden number (time) (251 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Dei around 1200. Nothaft, C. Philipp E. (2018), Scandalous Error: Calendar Reform and Calendrical Astronomy in Medieval Europe, Oxford: Oxford University
Julian day (5,708 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scaliger, a classical scholar, in 1583 (one year after the Gregorian calendar reform) as it is the product of three calendar cycles used with the Julian
September (Roman month) (3,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
day was added to September in the mid-40s BC as part of the Julian calendar reform. September has none of the archaic festivals that are marked in large
Futility Closet (823 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
cuadrado mágico". "Il paradosso della decimazione". "Podcast Episode 1: Calendar Reform, Doll Mansions, and Hitchcock's Vertigo". Futility Closet. 2014-03-17
Johann Heinrich von Mädler (839 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
two-volume History of Descriptive Astronomy in 1873. In 1864, he proposed a calendar reform for Russia: After dropping 12 days to align with Gregorian calendar
Golden Week (China) (799 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
only one of its golden weeks, the May Day holiday, according to the calendar reform that the Government has approved. May Day itself has now become a one-day
Public holidays in Denmark (59 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Catholic day that was located on winter solstice before the European calendar reform. Revived in Sweden in 1928, and in Denmark from the 1940s.[citation
University of Salamanca (1,398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
participated in the Council of Trent. The school's mathematicians studied the calendar reform, commissioned by Pope Gregory XIII and proposed the solution that was
Zoroastrian festivals (1,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seasons and the seasonal festivals gradually drifted apart. A first calendar reform (of uncertain date) introduced five epagomenal days at the end of the
March equinox (1,997 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
has 5 months of 31 days followed by 6 months of 30 days. The Julian calendar reform lengthened seven months and replaced the intercalary month with an
Sigd (995 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Previously, Sigd was celebrated on the 29th of Kislev, and after a calendar reform in mid-19 century it was moved to its present day, 50 days after Yom
Eastern Orthodox Church organization (2,166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
separated from the mainstream communion over issues of Ecumenism and Calendar reform since the 1920s. Due to what these churches perceive as being errors
Robert the Lotharingian (1,004 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Moreton, Jennifer (1995). "Before Grosseteste: Roger of Hereford and Calendar Reform in Eleventh- and Twelfth-Century England". Isis. 86 (4): 562–586. doi:10
Alp Arslan (1,921 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to the launch of the crusades. From 2002 to July 2008 under Turkmen calendar reform, the month of August was named after Alp Arslan. "Alp Arslan." Encyclopedia
Omar the Tentmaker (film) (357 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of his radical writings and improved calendar (a reference to the calendar reform by Omar Khayyam). His wife Shireen (Faire), whom he secretly married
Counter-Reformation (8,155 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to calendar reform. By implication, his work replacing the Ptolemaic system with a heliocentric model was prompted in part by the need for calendar reform
Eastern Orthodox Church (27,830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
have continued to use the old Julian calendar, claiming that the calendar reform in the 1920s is in contravention of the ecumenical councils. Similarly
Johannes de Muris (445 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
he was invited to Avignon by Pope Clement VI to participate in the calendar reform. The final date associated to Muris is 1345 in conjunction with the
Thomas Reeve (436 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Note that London Gazette dates are Old Style prior to the British calendar reform of 1752, and the English New Year was on 25 March until this time "No
Solarium Augusti (715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was dedicated to the Sun in 10 BCE, 35 years after Julius Caesar's calendar reform. It was the first solar dedication in Rome. The Solarium Augusti was
Elizabeth I of England (12,422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
record the death of the Queen as occurring in 1603, following English calendar reform in the 1750s, at the time England observed New Year's Day on 25 March
Sadeh (1,208 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
days were and are celebrated twice; this is most likely caused by the calendar reform in the 3rd century AD. Culture of Iran Fire in ancient Iranian culture
Numa Pompilius (3,257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tullius and stayed so through the ages. By tradition, Numa promulgated a calendar reform that adjusted the solar and lunar years, introducing the months of
Saint Materiana (532 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
proper date is 9 October but the feast has moved forward due to the calendar reform of 1752). The first church at Tintagel was probably in the 6th century
Sothic cycle (2,220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
thousands of years; the Egyptians would only have needed to carry out one calendar reform in a few thousand years for these calculations to be worthless. Other
Christmas (18,918 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
elaborate observance of feasts, penitential seasons, and saints' days. The calendar reform became a major point of tension between the Anglican party and the
Easter controversy (1,659 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
not been implemented. Computus Epact Sardica paschal table Gregorian calendar Reform of the date of Easter Christianity portal Exodus 12:14 NRSV Charles
10th millennium BC (2,623 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 13 November 2019. Emiliani, Cesare (1993). "Correspondence – Calendar Reform". Nature. 366 (6457): 716. Bibcode:1993Natur.366..716E. doi:10.1038/366716b0
Louis Fles (1,788 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and religious authorities. In Kalenderhervorming, Sjabbat en Kerk (Calendar Reform, Shabbat and Church) (1930), Fles first observed that clinging to cultural
New Year's Day (5,532 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
today, correcting the error by a deletion of 10 days. The Gregorian calendar reform also (in effect) restored January 1 as New Year's Day. Although most
John Cantius (743 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Calendar in 1770, it was initially assigned to 20 October, but in the calendar reform of 1969 it was moved to 23 December, the day before the anniversary
Islam in Korea (2,960 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the early Joseon period, the Islamic calendar served as a basis for calendar reform owing to its superior accuracy over the existing Chinese-based calendars
Portobello, Edinburgh (3,155 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1858–1932), a lawyer born in Portobello, became a campaigner for calendar reform. William Robertson (VC) (1865–1949), recipient of the Victoria Cross
Christopher Clavius (959 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Reinhold and building on the work of Aloysius Lilius, he proposed a calendar reform that was adopted in 1582 in Catholic countries by order of Pope Gregory
Tintagel (5,300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
proper date is 9 October but the feast has moved forward due to the calendar reform of 1752). The market hall and the site of the fair were near the chapel
Ember days (2,623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the week following the second Sunday in Advent); but because the calendar reform in the 1970s includes specific "Late Advent" propers for Dec 17 onward
Astronomy in the medieval Islamic world (5,328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the early Joseon period, the Islamic calendar served as a basis for calendar reform being more accurate than the existing Chinese-based calendars. A Korean
Sasanian Empire (19,933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
calendar. Some difficulties arose with the introduction of the first calendar reform, particularly the pushing forward of important Zoroastrian festivals
Pontifex maximus (4,943 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
authority as Pontifex Maximus, Gaius Julius Caesar introduced the calendar reform that created the Julian calendar, with a fault of less than a day per
1754 British general election (Oxfordshire) (890 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
as title (link) quoted in Robert Poole "'Give us our eleven days!': calendar reform in eighteenth-century England". Past & Present, November 1995, see
De revolutionibus orbium coelestium (4,838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Prutenic Tables, published in 1551, were used as a basis for the calendar reform instituted in 1582 by Pope Gregory XIII. They were also used by sailors
Kha b-Nisan (998 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the vernal equinox moved gradually away from 21 March. The Gregorian calendar reform restored the vernal equinox to its original date, but since the festival
Science and the Catholic Church (14,853 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
11th. The Council of Trent in 1562 authorized the pope to deal with calendar reform. The resulting Gregorian calendar is the internationally accepted civil
11th Parliament of Great Britain (637 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
As this parliament was the first new parliament assembled after the calendar reform went into effect in 1752, there is no citation conflict between legal
Nicolaus Copernicus (17,323 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
At the Council of Trent (1545–63) neither Copernicus's theory nor calendar reform (which would later use tables deduced from Copernicus's calculations)
National Unity and Armed Forces Day (838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1977, during austerity, it became a moveable feast according to the calendar reform of national holidays introduced by law n. 54 of 5 March 1977,  and
Daniel Pinchbeck (1,542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Terence McKenna, the phenomena of crop circles, and a visit to calendar reform advocate José Argüelles. Pinchbeck concludes with an account of receiving
Chinese New Year (12,514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
21 February, such as in 2033, the first occurrence since the 1645 calendar reform – Helmer Aslaksen, "The Mathematics of the Chinese Calendar" Roy, Christian
List of 16th-century lunar eclipses (81 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
After that date, the Gregorian calendar is used. Due to the Gregorian Calendar reform, the day after 1582 Oct 04 (Julian calendar) is 1582 Oct 15 (Gregorian
Omar Khayyam (7,532 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
passage of the Sun across the corresponding sign of the Zodiac. The calendar reform introduced a unique 33-year intercalation cycle. As indicated by the
Sidney Verba (2,587 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
"retired" in 2007, he continued to chair a University Committee on Calendar Reform which had begun its work in 2003. This committee was composed of students
Adoption of the Gregorian calendar (4,884 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moyer (1982). F. J. Baumgartner, "Popes, astrologers and Early modern calendar reform", in History Has Many Voices, Edited by Lee Palmer Wandel, Truman State
List of Christian denominations (9,548 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the mainstream Eastern Orthodox Church over issues of ecumenism and Calendar reform since the 1920s. Bulgarian Alternative Synod Greek Old Calendarists
Bertram von Sturm (373 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
9. This difference can be explained as the effect of the Gregorian calendar reform, which only happened in Frankfurt in 1700. Ferdinand von Sturm: Die
George Treby (judge) (1,591 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
London Gazette. 20 January 1680. p. 2. (Old Style). Until the British calendar reform of the early 1750s, Britain retained the Gregorian Calendar, and the
John Dee (7,322 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
heliocentric theory. Dee applied Copernican theory to the problem of calendar reform. In 1583, he was asked to advise the Queen about the new Gregorian
Jupiter (mythology) (18,875 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
may similarly mark the second half of the year; before the Julian calendar reform, the months were named numerically, Quintilis (the fifth month) to
Robert William Philip (822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Known for the treatment of tuberculosis Relatives Elizabeth Motherwell (wife) (m.1888) Edith McGaw (wife) (m.1938) Alexander Philip, calendar reform, cousin
Antikythera mechanism (11,254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Zodiac, with division into degrees. The mechanism predates the Julian calendar reform, but the Sothic and Callippic cycles had already pointed to a ​365 1⁄4-day
Matthijs Bril (745 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Ottaviano Mascherino as an astronomical observatory to study the Gregorian Calendar Reform implemented by pope Gregory XIII. With the assistance of his brother
Calendar house (932 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
calendar dispute, which had started at the beginning of the Gregorian calendar reform in 1582 and not yet come to an end. The architecture of the palace
Great Flood (China) (3,337 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
relatively large territory: the timing was synchronized through the calendar reform and the engineering measures were made possible by standardizing the
Isfahan Observatory (831 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
too long (about 30 years) and would soon become obsolete, suggesting calendar reform instead. However, some planetary observations were done, published
Axial precession (8,792 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1177/002182867200300104 Government of India (1955), Report of the Calendar Reform Committee (PDF), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, p. 262
Role of Christianity in civilization (19,938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Latin) 1582 papal bull 'Inter gravissimas' instituting Gregorian calendar reform. Johnson, George (23 June 2009). "Vatican's Celestial Eye, Seeking
Hashim Amir Ali (599 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Presented in Perspective. Ali was an educator and an active advocate of calendar reform for about ten years. He was a leading Muslim authority on calendar
Culture of England (14,955 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
elaborate observance of feasts, penitential seasons, and saints' days. The calendar reform became a major point of tension between the Anglicans and Puritans
Culture of the United Kingdom (32,172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
elaborate observance of feasts, penitential seasons, and saints' days. The calendar reform became a major point of tension between the Anglicans and Puritans
Michael Maestlin (4,767 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
been discovered or noticed. While Maestlin had many interests like calendar reform and mathematics, he was above all, an astronomer. He spent lots of
Gilbert Foliot (8,681 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Jennifer (December 1995). "Before Grosseteste: Roger of Hereford and Calendar Reform in Eleventh- and Twelfth-Century England". Isis. 86 (4): 562–586. doi:10
Przemysł II (24,270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
February (or properly 30 January, if we taken into account the subsequent calendar reform) occurred at 16:48, and the sunrise had come about 7:38, which gave
Equal house system (Hindu astrology) (1,550 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
years ago but is currently inaccurate and knowing this the Indian Calendar Reform Committee suggested that the it's right for every Indians to consider
2011–12 Sevilla FC season (1,588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Adelante". José Luis Astiazarán, LFP president, announced at the end the calendar reform of both competitions, placing: Liga BBVA matchday 1 on the dates assigned
Steve Hanke (9,912 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Make Clever Moves & Mistakes, Too","Forbes", May 27, 2017. "Taking Calendar Reform Viral", Globe Asia, March 2013 "Backwardation Revisited", Friedberg's
Münster Cathedral (14,276 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Windemaker and painting by Ludger tom Ring the Elder. In the Gregorian calendar reform of 1582, the calendar was "put forward" (15 October followed 4 October)