Hello. I’m Joan Martínez Porcell. I welcome you to this virtual space
that I hope will not dissapoint you.

I’m a Catholic priest,
and philosopher and, sometimes, a poet.
But from now on, I would like to be your friend.

Pearls


01. Documents
Contingency of the created Being I
Contingency of the created Being II
The ontological communication
The ontological communication 2
The possibility of theodicy
Being as act
The proofs of the existence of God
The proofs of the existence of God 2
The proofs of the existence of God 3
The proofs of the existence of God 4
Space and time in Christian philosophy
Space and time in Christian philosophy 2
02. Reviews
Review: The Mysteries of Christianity
Review: The Mysteries of Christianity
Review: Spiritual treasure
Review: El criterio
Review: Inner life
Review: The Screwtape Letters
Review: The Agony of Jesus
Review: Baptismal catechesis
Review: The Story of Art
Review: The three Ages of Interior Life
Review: After virtue
Being as Act II
Review: Man's search for Meaning
Review: Theo-Drama
Review: Jean-Claude Nesmy
Review: Introduction to Christianity
Review: The Four Cardinal Virtues
Review: The New Jerome Biblical Commentary
Review: The Lord
Review: Fundamental Theologie
Review: The Soul of The Apostolate
Review: Black legends of the Church
Review: The Saints in Mercy
Review: The Saints in Mercy
Review: The Saints in Mercy
Review: The Return of the Prodigal Son
Review: The Science of the Cross
03. Unpublished
unpublished: St. Agustin 5
unpublished: St. Agustin 6
unpublished: Bernard of Clairvaux
Unpublished: St Agustin 2
Unpublished: St Agustin
Unpublished: St. Ambrose of Milan 3
Unpublished: St. Ambrose of Milan 2
Unpublished: St. Ambrose of Milan
Unpublished: John Chrysostom 2
Unpublished: John Chrysostom
Unpublished: Irenaeus
Unpublished: Peter Chrysologus
Unpublished: Richard of St Victor 2
Unpublished: Richard of St Victor
Unpublished: San Agustín
Unpublished: Hugo of St. Victor 8
Unpublished: Hugo of St. Victor 7
Unpublished: Hugo of St. Victor 6
Unpublished: Hugo of St. Victor 5
Unpublished: Hugo of St. Victor 4
Unpublished: Hugo of St. Victor 3
Unpublished: Hugo of St. Victor 2
Unpublished: Hugo of St. Victor
Unpublished: Alcher de Clairvaux
04. Christian philosophy
The formal status of christian philosophy 3
Thomism in the xx Century
The formal status of christian philosopy
The formal status of christian philosophy 2
The formal status of christian philosophy 4
Unity of the person
The soul
Being, soul and body

Pearls

Thoughts of life that condense accumulated over time and shared with friends like you dialogues reflections

23/12/2014

Being as act

The result of this existential metaphysics is double: first, we get to a clear understanding of the nature of the efficient causality and, second, we also get to a distinction between the formal and efficient causalities, distinguishing what beings are from the fact of being. These [...]


21/12/2014

Unpublished: Hugo of St. Victor 8

Hugo de San Victor., De Unione corporis et spiritus. Jacques Paul Migne., P.L 177. (285-294) Denique libenter compatietur, quia et ipse propter nos infirmitatibus circumdatus est. Constitutus est, quia a Deo. Non enim ipse se constituit, sed Deus illum gtorificavit, qui dixit Filius meus es [...]


15/12/2014

Review: Baptismal catechesis

John Chrysostom (Greek: Ἰωάννης ὁ Χρυσόστομος), c. 347 – 407, Archbishop of Constantinople, was an important Early Church Father. He is known for his preaching and public speaking, his [...]


05/12/2014

Unpublished: Hugo of St. Victor 7

Hugo de San Victor., De Unione corporis et spiritus. Jacques Paul Migne., P.L 177. (285-294) Igitur oculus carnis tantum capit extima corporum. Oculus cordis et extima et intima corporum sed tantum extima cordium. Oculus vero Dei extima simul et intima non solum corporum, sed etiam cordium [...]


01/12/2014

Review: The Agony of Jesus

Sir Thomas More (7 February 1478 – 6 July 1535), known to Roman Catholics as Saint Thomas More, was an English lawyer, social philosopher, author, statesman and noted Renaissance humanist. He was an important councillor to Henry VIII and Lord Chancellor from October 1529 to 16 May 1532. [...]



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