Dominican Nuns

at the heart of the Order of Preachers

Daily Horarium

Rise .................................................................  5:15 a.m.
Lauds ............................................................  5:50 a.m.
Terce ..............................................................  6:50 a.m.
Mass ...............................................................  7:00 a.m.
Work ...............................................................  9:00 a.m.
Sext ..................................................................  12:00 p.m.
Dinner ............................................................  12:20 p.m.
Optional Recreation............................  1:00 p.m.
Profound Silence .................................  1:50 p.m.
​None................................................................  3:00 p.m.
Vespers & Rosary.................................  4:40 p.m.
​Supper ..........................................................  6:15 p.m.
Recreation...................................................  7:00 p.m.
Matins & Compline .............................  8:00 p.m.
Profound Silence ..................................  9:30 p.m.

Within this horarium two hours a day are given to private prayer, lectio divina and spiritual reading. An additional hour is given to the study of sacred truth.