Chapter 48: Reading

December 11, 2017 | The Rule of St Benedict

RB 48:14-16 –  14During the days of Lent, they should be free in the morning to read until the third hour, after which they will work at their assigned tasks until the end of the tenth hour. 15During this time of Lent each one is to receive a book from the Library, and is to read the whole of it straight through. 16These books are to be distributed at the beginning of Lent.

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