The Liturgy of the Hours (Latin: Liturgia Horarum) or Divine Office (Latin: Officium
Divinum) or ..... By 60 AD, the Didache, the oldest known liturgical manual for
Christians, recommended disciples...
Such prayer in common gradually took the form of a set cycle of hours. This
liturgy of the hours or divine office, enriched by readings, is principally a prayer of
The major hours consist of the Office of Readings, Morning (or Lauds) and .... a
sentence can be added to the instructions such as: “Choose any x-number of the
The General Instruction of the Liturgy of the Hours (GILH) can be found in Volume
I of the four-volume set. It can also be found online: General Instruction of the ...
The Liturgy of the Hours, also known as the Divine Office or the Work of God ... to
the spiritual life" (General Instruction of the Liturgy of the Hours [GILH], no. 55).
General Instruction of the Liturgy of the Hours (Prot. 0) February 2, 1971. Chapter
I: Importance of the Liturgy of the Hours or Divine Office in the Life of the ...
In contrast with the Mass, the Liturgy of the Hours is relatively free in its ... The
General Instruction concerns itself with public celebration of the Divine Office.
Instructions: • General Instruction of the Liturgy of the Hours. • Rubrics. • “Saint
Joseph Guide for the Liturgy of the Hours”. Sources used to pray the liturgy of the
An Introduction and Tutorial to the Liturgy of the Hours .... instruction, called the “
General Instruction for the ... Teachers, clear instructions, time and support.
Jun 7, 2007 ... Two aspects of the Liturgy of the Hours were established in the very .... This is an
informal summary of the General Instruction on the Liturgy of ...