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Table of Contents

Introduction

    9

Two lost ante-Nicene Metonic 19year lunar cycles

12

 

(1) Anatolius’ 19-year lunar cycle

14

Reconstructing Anatolius’ 19-year lunar cycle

19

(1’) The proto-Alexandrian 19-year lunar cycle

31

Searching for Anatolius’ 19-year lunar cycle

36

Dating the spring equinox

40

(2) The archetypal Alexandrian 19year lunar cycle

45

Reconstructing the archetypal 19-year lunar cycle

48

Three well-known post-Nicene Metonic 19-year lunar cycles

58

 

(3) The Festal Index 19-year lunar cycle

60

(4) Theophilus’ 19-year lunar cycle

65

(5) The classical Alexandrian 19-year lunar cycle

67

The ante-Nicene Alexandrian 2-day gap

70

More evidence

75

Summary

90

Epilogue

92

Bibliography

94

Index

97

Appendix I (Dionysius Exiguus’ Paschal table)

103

Appendix II (Beda Venerabilis’ Easter table)

106

Appendix III (Christian Era and Universal Time)

121

 

 

 

 

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