The Liturgy of the Hours (Latin: Liturgia Horarum) or Divine Office (Latin: Officium
Divinum) or .... "Major" and "minor" hours were defined: The Officium lectionis, or
The Liturgy of the Hours is the prayer of the whole People of God. In it, Christ
himself “continues his priestly work through his Church.” His members participate
The Liturgy of the Hours, also known as the Divine Office or the Work of God ...
and spiritual masters at certain Hours, reveal more deeply the meaning of the ...
This liturgy of the hours or divine office, enriched by readings, is principally a
prayer ... Creator, as the devout people of every age have done by means of
Brief essay on the historical development of the Liturgy of the Hours. ... in virtue of
a Divine precept it means, in ecclesiastical language, certain prayers to be ...
What is the Liturgy of the Hours? “Seven times a day I praise you.” – Psalm 118(
119):164. The Lord has commanded us to pray without ceasing, and this is what
... and private prayer that provides the structure and the defining character of
Benedictine life. ... The Sisters invite you to join them for the Liturgy of the Hours.
May 17, 2007 ... I was wondering if you could explain Liturgy of the Hours, Matins, praying the
Office? (I hope I have these names right). I see references to ...
Mar 7, 2016 ... A Beginner's Guide to Praying the Liturgy of the Hours ... That means after
praying a Psalm, you will have to flip the page backwards to recite ...
Daily Liturgy of the Hours or Divine Office prayers, including Morning Prayer,
Daytime Prayer, Evening Prayer, Night Prayer and the Office of Readings.