The Paschal Canon of Anatolius of Alexandria
The Paschal Canon of Anatolius of Alexandria
Anatolius

Translated by the Rev. S. D. F. Salmond, M.A.
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Introductory Notice to Anatolius and Minor Writers.

Anatolius and Minor Writers.

Section I. As we are about to speak on the subject of the order of the times…

Section II. There is, then, in the first year, the new moon of the first month…

Section III. Nor is this an opinion confined to ourselves alone.…

Section IV. But this Aristobulus also adds, that for the feast of the Passover it was necessary…

Section V. I am aware that very many other matters were discussed by them…

Section VI. And, therefore, in this concurrence of the sun and moon…

Section VII. To us, however, with whom it is impossible for all these things to come aptly…

Section VIII. Accordingly, it is not the case, as certain calculators of Gaul allege…

Section IX. But what wonder is it that they should have erred in the matter of the…

Section X. But nothing was difficult to them with whom it was lawful to celebrate the Passover…

Section XI. Moreover, the allegation which they sometimes make against us…

Section XII. But this again is held by other wise and most acute men to be an…

Section XIII. The moon's age set forth in the Julian Calendar.…

Section XIV. The Paschal or Easter Table of Anatolius.…

Section XV. This cycle of nineteen years is not approved of by certain African investigators who have…

Section XVI. Furthermore, as to the proposal subjoined to your epistle…

Section XVII. Be not ignorant of this, however, that those four determining periods…

Fragments of the Books on Arithmetic.




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