Distortions of Eros: Casual Dating & Hookup Culture


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In this episode, the gents explore two modern distortions of Eros or romantic love: hookup culture and casual dating.

Show Highlights:

  • Recap of the definition of eros.
  • Becoming worthy of your love.
  • Dating and discernment of marriage.
  • Defining casual dating.
  • What is friendship "with benefits"?
  • Transactional sex and hookup culture.
  • Physical love over all else -> the credo of the modern world.
  • The damage that comes from hookup culture.
  • The subordination of love to pleasure.

Related Episodes:

Masculinity and Femininity: Biological Differences Masculinity and Femininity: Psychological Differences


The Four Loves by C.S. Lewis

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