Lectures in Dominican history given in 1986 to Dominican friars of the Province of St. Joseph by Fr. John Frederick Hinnebusch, O.P. of the Dominican House of Studies, Washington, D.C. Lecture 12 of 25. Audio, 62 min.
Lecture 12 continues the treatment of the life of Saint Dominic, with a focus on his vision of the apostolic life, his preaching as a papal legate, itinerancy, communal poverty, theological study, the combating of heresy, relationship with local bishops, foundation in Toulouse, the foundation of the Order of Friars Preachers ca. 1215, the rule of St. Augustine, approval by Pope Honorius III in 1216 (December 22, 1216, Religiosam Vitam), 1217, and 1220.
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