CD 297: Laity and the Divine Office

Posted August 30, 2017 8:49 pm by Editor

CD 297: Laity and the Divine Office

I am trying to pray the Office each day. Should I only use the official breviary or can I use the Little Office of Our Lady?The second Vatican Council encouraged lay people to pray the Divine Office; indeed the Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy encouraged parish priests to see that Vespers are celebrated in Churches on Sundays, something that is quite rare nowadays. So it is an excellent practice for you as a lay person to pray at least a part of the Office. By doing so, you unite yourself to the whole Church in the prayer which Christ offers

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