How to Pray the Liturgy of the Hours

The Liturgy of the Hours is the official prayer of the Catholic Church. If you desire to order your own devotional life and bring your own soul into harmony with the souls of the Pope, bishops, priests, monks, nuns and laymen throughout the world, pray the Liturgy of the Hours! … Read more

Aquinas, Summa Contra Gentiles. Book I, Ch. 1

Translated by Anton C. Pegis “My mouth shall meditate truth, and my lips shall hate impiety.” (Proverbs 8:7) 1. The usage of the multitude, which according to the Philosopher is to be followed in giving names to things, has commonly held that they are to be called wise who order … Read more

Wrapping Up the Fall Term (Important)

Dear friends, With a much needed Thanksgiving break behind us, we can dig in for 2-3 more weeks of study before the end of the 2022 Fall term. The Academic calendar on the Study Center labeled December 16th as the last day of the Fall Term, but I will continue … Read more

Liturgy of the Hours: Second Sunday in Advent

CLAA Weekly Guide to the Liturgy of the Hours

Getting Started? For simple instructions on how to pray the Liturgy of the Hours, click here. To pray the office online, visit https://divineoffice.org. Liturgy of the Hours Volume ISecond Sunday in Advent (197)Psalter Week II (793) 12/04/2022 – Second Sunday of Advent All as in the Ordinary (647), Proper of … Read more

Help with Women’s Clothing

Dear friends, My wife has always struggled to find modest women’s clothing and has discussed the challenge with friends of hers for years. I’ve watched as she has searched for sources of clothing that she liked, and I’ve watched as those sources have dwindled over time. I’ve told her, many … Read more

Advent Hymns for the Liturgy of the Hours

Happy Advent!  To help you enjoy the music of this season, our friend Jared Haselbarth has recorded a number of the Advent hymns included in the Liturgy of the Hours.  Take some time to listen and learn the hymns and practice them throughout the Advent season.  Next year, you’ll know … Read more