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 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).
Mar 7, 2016 ... The “Ordinary” is the basic “instruction manual” for the Liturgy of the ... Typically it
has special antiphons and prayers for the hours prayed on ...
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 ...
Mar 22, 2014 ... The "Liturgy of the Hours" (a.k.a. "The Divine Office" or "Breviary") is the daily
prayer ... General Instruction of the Liturgy of the Hours (PDF file).
How to recite the Hours ... This is an informal summary of the General Instruction
on the Liturgy of the Hours. The full text can be found in most breviaries (at the ...
An Introduction and Tutorial to the Liturgy of the Hours .... instruction, called the “
General Instruction for the ... Teachers, clear instructions, time and support.
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