Sept. 20, 1723

“Edict” issued by Georg I of Great Britain [Present-day England and Germany; Electorate of Hannover]: “[…] IV) […] if the Jewish Easter/Easter of Jews (‘Juden Ostern’) falls on the same day per the improved calendar [as the Christian], like for example as in 1778 or 1798, and no other/proper time can to be found by consulting the commonly used Rudolphian Table (‘Tabulae Rudolphinae’)[…] and approved by the Evangeline church (‘corpore Evangelicorum’), the[ir] Easter-fest is to be postponed by 8 days […] in order to maintain the intentions of the Council of Nicaea (‘Concilii Nicaeni’) […]”
Die Rechtsverhältnisse der Juden in ehemaligen Königreiche und der jetzigen Provinz Hannover. Inaugural-Dissertation zur Erlangung der Doktorwürde der hohen juristischen Fakultät der Georg Augustus-Universität zu Göttingen vorgelegt von Abraham Löb (The legal status of Jews in the former kingdom and the current province of Hanover. Inaugural dissertation to obtain a doctorate of the esteemed law faculty of Georg Augustus University in Göttingen presented by Abraham Löb.); (Frankfurt a. M.; 1906); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 10/11/2019 ADD PAGE #