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On Easter Day 2007, it was estimated that many of the two billion Catholic, Anglican, Protestant and Eastern Orthodox Christians who were sharing in the celebration of Easter would read, recite, or sing the short prayer in hundreds of languages.
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* 1887 – On Easter Sunday, Pope Leo XIII authorizes the establishment of The Catholic University of America.
De temporibus, or On Time, written in about 703, provides an introduction to the principles of Easter computus.
On Easter Sunday, 31 March 1991, the first fatal clashes occurred when Croatian police from the Croatian Ministry of the Interior ( MUP ) entered the Plitvice Lakes national park to expel rebel Serb forces.
On Palm Sunday, 1084, Henry IV solemnly enthroned Clement at St. Peter ’ s Basilica and on Easter Day, Clement returned the favor and crowned Henry IV as Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire.
On certain days of the year, such as Easter, May Day and Christmas, particular songs celebrate the yearly cycle.
On the vigil of Easter in 379, an Arian mob burst into his church during worship services, wounding Gregory and killing another bishop.
On July 30, 2007, a constitutional reform gave the Juan Fernández Islands and Easter Island the status of special territories of Chile.
On the spot where the plane crashed, a memorial dedicated to the victims stands surrounded by a wire fence with wooden posts ; it was maintained for many years by James Easter Heathman, who, at age thirteen in 1931, was one of the first people to arrive at the site of the tragedy.
The products of this unit include Easter Parade ( 1948 ), On the Town ( 1949 ), An American in Paris ( 1951 ), Singin ' in the Rain ( 1952 ) and The Band Wagon ( 1953 ).
In his apostolic letter Mulieris Dignitatem (" On the dignity and vocation of women ", part 67-69 ) dated 15 August 1988, Pope John Paul II dealt with the Easter events in relation to the women being present at the tomb after the Resurrection, in a section entitled ' First Witness of the Resurrection ': " The women are the first at the tomb.
* Bede writes On the reckoning of time ( De temporum ratione ) explaining how to calculate medieval Easter.
On March 26, Lou Reed, Edie Sedgwick and 10, 000 hippies came together in Manhattan for the Central Park Be-In on Easter Sunday.
On Easter day on the 11th of April 1192 the people of Nicosia revolted and drove the Knights Templar off the city.
On the third day, Sunday, which is now known as Easter Sunday ( or Pascha ), Jesus rose from the dead.
On March 23, 2008, Easter Sunday, a series of explosions destroyed the Cargill Meat Solutions plant, which employed approximately 800 people, making it by far the town's largest employer.
On February 28, 2009 Republican Mayor Dean Grose announced he would resign his position due to an email he sent out with the headline " No Easter Egg Hunt This Year.
On the whole, they opposed annexation to Redwood City, and supported bigger lot sizes for a maximum of 1, 400 homes in the area, more trails, and preservation of the lakes and two unique features, the Easter Cross and Handley's Rock.
On March 23, 1913, Easter Sunday, heavy rain throughout Ohio, combined with ice and snow that was still on the ground, precipitated massive flooding.
On Easter Sunday the peasant family perhaps might owe an extra dozen eggs, and at Christmas a goose was perhaps required too.
On a few exceptional occasions ( most notably Easter, Pentecost, Corpus Christi, and in a Requiem Mass ), a Sequence follows the Alleluia or Tract.
On 13 September 1730 Zedler requested a Saxon printing privilege to protect the lexicon, which was advertised for the 1731 Easter Fair.
On his return from Zaragoza, where he had been commanding the army, he found only one of the Castilian nobility arrived at court on Easter Day 1641.
On and Day
On his bookshelves were some of the latest American novels, including Bellow's Seize The Day, but he hadn't read them ( they were sent by American publishers ) and wasn't especially interested in what the American writers were up to.
On Election Day -- November 4 -- he energetically marshalled his force of bludgeon men, bribers, and experts in forging repeat votes.
On my first Guy Fawkes Day here, I found Catholics as well as non-Catholics celebrating with the traditional fireworks and bonfires, and was told that most Englishmen either do not know or are not concerned with the historical significance of the day.