Like most scientists who helped issue in the era of modern science, Kepler gave the glory to God for all his achievements.
Yet even with the longevity of the Dionysius Easter tables (his computations are still used in many Eastern and Oriental Orthodox churches today), they pale in comparative popularity with his related development of a new calendar dating system.
It was further decided to observe the holiday on the Sunday after the first full moon on or after the day of the vernal (or Northern Spring) equinox.
The council however, did not issue explicit instruction regarding the method of computation.
Throughout the previous parts of this article, we’ve dated most events using the “BC” year designation.