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The Seven Canonical Hours
Monastery of Christ in the Desert
Vigils Lauds Terce Sext None Vespers Compline
4:00 A.M. - Vigils (choral office in church) lasts about one hour.
5:45 A.M. - Lauds (in church) lasts about thirty minutes, followed by Mass.
Breakfast for guests in the Guest Breakfast Room from 7:00 - 7:45 A.M.
8:45 A.M. - Terce (in church) lasts about ten minutes.
9:00 A.M. - Work meeting for guests outside the Gift Shop. Work for All.
12:40 P.M. - End of work period.
1:00 P.M. - Sext (in church) lasts about ten minutes, followed by Main Meal in the monastic refectory.
3:30 P.M. - None (in church) lasts about ten minutes.
5:20 P.M. - Exposition and Eucharistic Adoration (in Church).
5:50 P.M. - Vespers (in church) lasts about thirty minutes.
6:20 P.M. - Light Meal until 6:50 P.M. in the monastic refectory.
7:30 P.M. - Compline (in church) lasts about fifteen minutes, followed by Nightly Silence.