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The Rule is composed of two parts: the Ordo monasterii, containing precepts for the material organization of the monastery and the daily routine of prayer and work; and the Praeceptum, containing a set of commands for the life in the monastery.
Et sic planetae faciunt cursum secundum cursum primi mobilis et numquam ilium praetereunt, sicut praeceptum est eis, quia praeceptum posuit et non praeteribit.
The docu-drama "Report to Cardinal X" covering the events of Marmora and Fayaza Hussein will be released by Praeceptum Films 2001.
35) De civili dominio II, xvii, 249: "In novo veto testamento cure praeceptum est evangelium predicari cuilibet creature et omnes homines diligi remittenda est iniuria cuilibet instar Christi, cum per hoc medium omnes gentes debent converti.
Ancient critics such as Servius, 3:129, make the inclusion of an explicit addressee the primary formal requirement for didactic poetry: "et hi libri didascalici sunt, unde necesse est, ut ad aliquem scribantur; nam praeceptum et doctoris et discipuli personam requirit: unde Maecenatem scribit, sicut Hesiodus ad Persen, Lucretius ad Memmium" (And these are didactic books, so it is necessary that they be written to someone; for counsel requires both a teacher and a student: so he [Virgil] writes to Maecenas, just as Hesiod to Perseus, Lucretius to Memmius).