Holy Rule 9 – How Many Psalms are to be said at the Night Office

This rule is a detailed list of how the night office is to happen. It is wildly detailed and gives a structured routine to the monks’ lives before they go to sleep. It’s kind of like how we give our kids a routine before bed. Except for our kids it’s a lot of cuddling, for monks it’s psalms, hymns and lessons.

And in case your wondering…the answer is 14.

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