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 4 of 25. Audio, 60 min.
In Lecture 4 Fr. Hinnebusch speaks about the ordo monasticus, various forms of monastic life, monks and the apostolate, the Benedictines, the history of monasticism in the early Church and the reform movements in the middle ages and medieval periods, Cluny, the Carthusians, the Abbot of Citeaux, etc. Mp3 format.