I. THE STATE OF PERFECTION, AND ITS VARIOUS MODES OR SPECIES   

II. THE ESSENCE AND ORIGIN OF THE RELIGIOUS STATE; THE VOWS BY WHICH

IT IS CONSTITUTED; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATING THERETO

III. THE AUTHOR OR EFFICIENT CAUSE OF THE RELIGIOUS STATE;

AND ITS ORIGIN AND ANTIQUITY

IV. A VOW TO EMBRACE THE RELIGIOUS STATE 

V. ON ENTRANCE INTO RELIGION, AND THE NOVICESHIP 

VI. RELIGIOUS PROFESSION 

VII. INVALID PROFESSION 

VIII. THE Vow OF POVERTY 

IX. THE Vow OF CHASTITY