Can Men and Women Be Friends?


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In this episode, the gents tackle a more controversial question - can men and women be friends? Should they be? The answer is more complicated than you may think.

Show Highlights:

  • A recap of the three Aristotelian forms of friendship.
  • Can men and women be friends?
  • Why is there typically the temptation to eros in these friendships?
  • What does male/female friendship look like before marriage?
  • The rise of nice guy syndrome.
  • Should you be friends with a member of the opposite sex when you're in a relationship?
  • The importance of boundaries - the "Mike Pence" rule.
  • Why men and women should have their own spaces to be with "their own."

View the full show notes here.

Related Podcast Episodes:

The Problem with Nice Guys


The Four Loves by C.S. Lewis

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