The Metaphysics of Voluntariness

The Metaphysics of Voluntariness

Dear Souls and Hearts Members, Our Souls and Hearts philosopher-in-residence continues his exploration of the moral aspects of daydreaming, focusing on voluntariness of internal acts. This weekly reflection provides initial guidance on how to evaluate the moral...
The Metaphysics of the Human Act

The Metaphysics of the Human Act

Dear Souls and Hearts Members, I am very pleased to offer you a weekly reflection from Souls and Hearts’ philosopher-in-residence, Dr. Monty De La Torre, who is continuing our series on daydreaming by helping us distinguish among different types of acts, laying out...
On the Metaphysics of Human Formation

On the Metaphysics of Human Formation

Dear Souls and Hearts Members, I am pleased to offer a follow up to last week’s reflection On the Metaphysics of the Human Person by Monty De La Torre, Ph.D. I greatly appreciate how Dr. De La Torre integrates his background in metaphysics with parts work informed by...
On the Metaphysics of the Human Person

On the Metaphysics of the Human Person

Dear Souls and Hearts Members, I am excited and honored to provide a forum for Catholic philosopher Monty De La Torre to share with us some metaphysical foundations to better understand who we are as human persons. We need to understand who we are in order to know how...