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Liturgical Calendars

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I have been referencing the calendars for some time now.  In my current efforts though I am reading a church book from Germany. In it during the 1687 year they have begun listing the Sunday from this calendar and at times they also enter a specific date.  Due to this I am noticing that the year 1687 seems to be off by 3 days.  Meaning, that when I get the reference of an event occurring on Cantate 1687 I would expect that to be the 24th of April.  However, also in the record it indicates this event took place on the 27th of April.

I wish I had some other option as this seems as though something is in error.

 

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