at the Heart of the Order of Preachers  

                                                                                         ​​The Horarium
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​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 also given to private prayer, lectio divina and spiritual reading and an additional hour to the study of sacred truth.