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 15 of 25. Audio, 61 min.
In lecture 15 Fr. Hinnebusch continues the discussion of the life of St. Dominic, treating Dominican apostolic preaching, theological study, the chapter of 1220, the Dominican rule, dispensation for preaching, study, and the good of souls, on the rule not binding under sin, the essential and distinctive features of the Dominican Order, balancing choir and active apostolate, corporate poverty and itinerancy, portable altars, the last years of St. Dominic’s life, new foundations in Germany, Dacia, Poland, etc., San Sisto, Santa Sabina, and the governance of the Order of Preachers.
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