Theologian, priest and university professor. He was born in Lisbon in 1978 and ordained priest in 2006. After beginning his studies in engineering, he graduated in theology from Portuguese Catholic University (2005), where he also completed his master's degree (2008). He later resided in Rome where he received a doctorate in theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University (2013). Since returning to Lisbon, he has taught at the Catholic University where he is assistant professor (courses: Mystery of God and Christology) and member of the European Society for Catholic Theology, of the journal Communio's Portuguese editorial board and of the «Seminar of young scientists» of the Lisbon Academy of Sciences.