Studies and Texts

181 publications found

M. Michèle Mulchahey

“First the Bow is Bent in Study ...”: Dominican Education before 1350

Studies and Texts 132. 1998. xxii, 618 pp. Casebound. ISBN 978–0–88844–132–4 • $110.00

“First the bow is bent in study, then the arrow is released in preaching”: such is the image the Dominican Hugh of St-Cher once used to describe the relationship between learning and ministry which his order embodied. Taking that image as its starting-point, this book explores Dominican education during the first century of the order’s life, providing a detailed account of the full reach of the order’s schools, from the simple convent scholae and the practical training they imparted to the specialized studia operated by every province.


Edited and translated by
Christopher J. McDonough

Warner of Rouen. Moriuht

ST 121. 1995. x, 230 pp. Casebound. ISBN 978–0–88844–121–8 • $45.50

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