Horarium (Schedule)

“The prayer, work, and recreation of the day should be so ordered that they both flow from and contribute to the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass and the Liturgy of the Hours around which the horarium revolves” (cf. our Constitutions).

12:30

Rise for Matins

4:55

Rise for Lauds

5:15

Morning prayers, Lauds, cross prayer, Angelus

6:00

Coffee, order cell

6:25

Exposition of Blessed Sacrament, meditation

7:00

Holy Mass
20 minutes interval after Mass, followed by
Terce

8:30

Work period/assigned periods of adoration

10:50

Scripture reading for professed nuns, followed by
Sext (study time for postulants and novices)
Particular examen, cross prayer

11:30

Dinner, Angelus
Dishes, work period
Free time (20min)

1:30

Cross prayer and None

2:05

Novitiate instructions/adoration/work period

3:45

Rosary, Vespers, meditation

5:00

Collation, Angelus
Quiet time for study, prayer, spiritual reading

6:30

Recreation

7:30

Compline

8:45

Bell for retiring

FRIDAY:


3:30

Rosary and Vespers, followed by chapter
Collation and recreation times announced

SATURDAY:


12:30

Dishes followed by work period

1:45

Cross prayer and None

4:20

Franciscan crown, Vespers, meditation

6:00

Collation
Free time (20min)

6:40

Recreation

SUNDAYS AND SOLEMNITIES:


As on weekdays, except no interval after Holy Mass
Extra prayer ad libitum throughout the day

10:50

Sext, prayer period

3:30

Vespers, rosary, Benediction

5:00

Sunday supper

You are welcome to our public chapel to join us throughout the day for times of prayer.