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 5 of 25. Audio, 58 min.
In Lecture 5 Fr. Hinnebusch discusses the history of monasticism, new forms of religious life in the early and high Middle Ages, cathedral clergy, the canons regular, cathedral canons, canons secular, a collegiate church, the vita canonica, distinguishing the friar from the canon regular, and the via regia and via media – the royal middle road.
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