Jaime Balmes y Urpiá





Jaime Balmes y Urpiá


Born
in Vic, Spain
August 28, 1810

Died
July 09, 1848

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Father Jaime Luciano Balmes y Urpiá (Catalan: Jaume Llucià Antoni Balmes i Urpià) is a Catalan Spanish Catholic priest, eminent as a political writer and a philosopher.

Balmes was born and died at Vic in Catalonia, Spain.
Having attacked the regent Espartero, he was exiled. On his return, he founded and edited El Pensamiento de la Nación, a Catholic and conservative weekly; however, his fame rests principally on El Protestantismo comparado con el Catolicismo en sus relaciones con la Civilización Europea (Protestantism and Catholicity compared in their Effects on the Civilization of Europe) an able defence of Catholicism on the ground that it represents the spirit of obedience or order, as opposed to Protestantism, the spirit of revolt or anar
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