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 19 of 25. Audio, 62 min.
In lecture 19 Fr. Hinnebusch focuses on the wisdom of the Dominican ideal, the responsibility of the individual Dominican to pursue study and personal sanctity despite adverse circumstances, renewal and reform of the Dominican Order in the 15th century, reform provinces, common observance and strict observance, Dominican sanctity and Dominican saints, corporate poverty, the end of the medieval period in the Dominican Order, changes in the understanding of mendicancy in 1475, etc.
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