Some publications have moved over to using it exclusively.
For example, the 2007 World Almanac was the first edition to switch over to the BCE/CE usage, ending a 138-year usage of the traditional BC/AD dating notation.
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Proponents of the Common Era notation assert that the use of BCE/CE shows sensitivity to those who use the same year numbering system as the one that originated with and is currently used by Christians, but who are not themselves Christian.
[T]he Christian calendar no longer belongs exclusively to Christians. – cast a wider net of inclusion" Some oppose the Common Era notation for explicitly religious reasons. Wilson speculated in his style guide that "if we do end by casting aside the AD/BC convention, almost certainly some will argue that we ought to cast aside as well the conventional numbering system [that is, the method of numbering years] itself, given its Christian basis." The short lived French Republican Calendar, for example, began with the first year of the French First Republic and rejected the seven-day week (with its connections to the Book of Genesis) for a ten-day week.
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is one of the notation systems for the world's most widely used calendar era – an alternative to the Dionysian AD and BC system.
The era preceding CE is known as before the Common Era or before the Current Era (BCE), while the Dionysian era distinguishes eras as AD ( Both notations refer to the Gregorian calendar (and its predecessor, the Julian calendar).
The year-numbering system utilized by the Gregorian calendar is used throughout the world today, and is an international standard for civil calendars.