How do I use the pre 1961 breviary

Well I picked up a pre 1936 breviary today and was quite excited to use it the problem is that I did not realize how complicated it was i have trouble using Christian prayer with the manual this is 10 times more complicated and I have no idea where to start could you guys help

http://www.divinumofficium.com/cgi-bin/horas/officium.pl

Have you tried looking here?

I have seen it before

What was wrong with it?

I prefer to use books

Then just use it to help set up your ribbons.

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You may be able to find some useful information HERE. If you prefer books but cannot find one it may be necessary to use what resources can be found.

@TomH1, I’m a little suspicious of the group who manages that website. There’s some content on there that has my alarm bells ringing.

https://breviary.net/oblates.htm

“It is now a historical fact that the modernists infiltrated the Church by means of her liturgy, using it to institute a series of reforms that led to the ultimate apostasy we know today. For this reason, the Guild of St. Peter ad Vincula recognizes the liturgy to be the means by which we may restore not only the true Mass and Sacraments but the very Faith that is reflected by her traditional form of worship, as per the Latin axiom Lex orandi, lex credendi - “the law of praying is the law of believing.””

“Almighty and Everlasting God, we beseech thee to restore unto this world of sin that faith which St. Peter thy first Pope and Prince of the Apostles did once humbly confess; and commit once more, through thine infinite mercy, the government of thy Church unto a worthy Vicar of thy Son; that he may be bestowed with such increase of all virtues as may be pleasing in thy sight; and that being so adorned, he may lift from the Church and from all nations the heavy weight of heresy that presseth down upon us; and rendering Christendom once more acceptable in thy sight, may bring at length all nations to render due homage at the feet of their divine King, even Jesus Christ, thy Son our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with thee, in the unity of the Holy Ghost, ever one God, world without end. Amen.”

They sound like sedevacantists. Very subtle sedevacantists.

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I would go as far as saying, from what I have seen on that website, they could most certainly be called ‘ultra-conservatives’. You may be right about them being sedevacantists, but I haven’t seen anything where they reject Francis as the current pope.

They are far beyond that. They are totally schismatic with no ties to the Roman Catholic Church, regardless of any misinformation they put out. Even for schismatics, they are at the loopy end of the playing field.

https://www.witf.org/news/2018/11/convicted-in-child-porn-case-rogue-priest-still-preaches-as-he-crafts-his-own-narrative.php

I willingly stand corrected.

I would like to know what kind of individuals support and bankroll such a deviant.

It makes me mad beyond words when people claim they only viewed images of child pornography and did not actually touch a child. What about those children that were abused and suffered greatly to be in that image?

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