Horarium

Canonical Hours

Standard

Anticipatory Times1

Vespers

6 pm

2:30—5:00 pm

Compline

9 pm

4:00—6:00 pm

Night Vigils

12 am

8:00 pm—2:30 am

Morning Solemnity

1:30 am

9:30 pm—4:00 am

Prime 1st hr.

6 am

10:00 pm—7:00 am

Terse 3rd hr.

9 am

7:30 am—9:00 am

Sext 6th hr.

12 pm

9:30 am—11:30 am

None 9th hr.

3 pm

11:30 am—1:30 pm

 

 

 

1 Hours celebrated on certain occasions by anticipation at the direction of the Father Superior

 

 

 

 

In the Orthodox Church the new Day begins at Vespers prior

Vespers

6:00 p.m.

 

All-Night Vigil:

1st Vespers
Compline
Night Vigils
Morning Solemnity

6 pm

—9 pm

Labors

6:30 pm

– 9:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grand Silence begins 9 pm

Compline

9:00 p.m.      

Акатист *

9:30 p.m.      

Cell Rule, Recollection, Night Prayers
& Retire

10:00 pm

 

 

 

Night Vigils

12:00 a.m.

 

 

 

Morning Solemnity

1:30 a.m.

 

 

 

Arise,
Cell Rule, Study1

 

 

 

 

Grand Silence ends 10 am

Prime

10:00 a.m.

 

Morning Hours:
Prime
Terse
Sext

10:00 am

Terse

10:30 a.m.

 

Chapter
1st Sabbath of each month
assembly

11:00 a.m.

 

 

 

Laborem
et Studio

11:00 am
– 4:00 pm

 

Holy Typika3

11:30 am

Refectory2

4:00 p.m.
–- 5:00 pm

 

 

 

Sext

5:00 pm

 

None

2nd Vespers

6:00 pm

None

5:30 p.m.

 

 

 

 

Complines

9:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

*Акатист  — An Akathist Hymn

Monday –  to a Saint

Wednesday – Thanksgiving

Friday – of Repentance

Saturday – to Theotokos

 

1 Studyincludes Lectio Divina, Patristic, Hagiographic, or any Spiritual Reading. During Laborem novices/seminarians are in schola

2 Refectory – incl. prep, consumption, clean up & prayers at meals.

3 Holy Typikaa form of the Divine Liturgy when without a priest.

Observed at this Hermitage (& all blessed for use by Metr. +HILARION) are:

The Divine Liturgy of St Gregory the Great, Pope of Old Rome [Anglo-Roman]
The Divine Liturgy of St Germain of Paris [Gallican]

The Divine Liturgy of St John the Divine [Anglo-Kelt]

Collation (small supplementary meal) allowed according to individual health needs.

☦This Horarium may be amended on a personal basis to accommodate the ill & infirmed monastics as approved by the Father Superior.