In Lecture 24 Fr. Hinnebusch discusses Dominican History in the 19th and 20th centuries, St Francisco Coll y Guitart (1812-1875), the Masters General, persecution of the Church and the fate of the Dominican Order in Europe, suppression of Dominican priories by hostile secular regimes, Vincent Jandel as a reforming Master of the Order, the renewal of the Dominican common life, regular observance and apostolic preaching, Lacordaire and the renewal of the Order in France, General Chapters, legislative and constitutional reforms, new provinces, the early history of the Dominican Province of St. Joseph in the United States, the Kingdom of Italy and the Papal States, Santa Sabina, the Angelicum, etc.
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 24 of 25. Audio, 61 min.