In part 7 Fr. Hinnebusch discusses the Dominican vocation, theological education, the place of the intellectual life in the early Dominican Order, city life in the 13th century, aspects of Dominican organizational structures, heresies of the 12-13th centuries, the roots of Protestantism, resistance to the teaching of the friars at the medieval universities, 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 7 of 25. Audio, 62 min.