In the course of the Liturgiereform of the second Vatikani council the hour book of the priests ( so-called became. Roman hour book) adapted to the living conditions of the priests. Thus the Vigil, which was gebetet in former times at the night or early in the morning, was shortened and was from now on bound to no certain time of day more. This changed Vigil readhear called. In the hour prayer of the kontemplativen medals however the Vigil remained.
Those readhears consists of Hymnus, three Psalmen, a reading from the Bible, a reading of father texts or Heiligenbiographien and a Oration. In addition at Sundays , celebrations and high-strength ones width unit is gebetet the Deum. At Sundays and high-strength ones readhear by adding of three Cantica ( singing) from the old person will and the reading of a gospel section can to the Vigil to be expanded.