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 17 of 25. Audio, 62 min.
In lecture 17 Fr. Hinnebusch continues a survey of the history of the Dominican Order from the time of the death of St. Dominic to the modern period (lectures 16-25), including a discussion of the early masters general, especially Humbert of Romans, the role of theological study in the Dominican Order, doctrinal preaching, papal exemption and privileges, struggles of secular clerics against the monks and friars, the introduction of Aristotle in Paris, and the growth and spread of the Order of Preachers in the 13th and 14th centuries.
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