Computus and the Varsity

Sitting in the Varsity last night, we started talking about Easter – more specifically, how come the date keeps changing. I’m a bit ashamed to admit I didn’t entirely know – I knew it was connected with the Passover, and that’s tied in with the lunar cycle, but frankly my grasp of the details was shonky.

So, thanks to Wikipedia, here’s everything you might want to know about the dating of Easter (otherwise known as Computus). You learn something every day…

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