In Lecture 9 Father Hinnebusch compares and contrasts the organization of apostolic religious orders and societies, focusing on the distinguishing characteristics of the Society of Jesus and the Order of Preachers, the unity of the Dominican Order, the place of study in Dominican life, Dominican contemplation, and the role of monastic observances in the life of the friar preacher.
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 9 of 25. Audio, 61 min.