Eros to Agape, transferring deeper into loving relations

Eros to Agape, transferring deeper into loving relations

going deeper into loving relations

Four Types Of Appreciate; Eros, Agape, Phileo & Storge

The Greeks have four words to describe that which we name like, Eros, (enchanting appreciate), Phileo, (pleasure, affection, friendship), Storge (household respect) and Agape (unconditional like with stick-ability). I like to think about them generally because;

  1. Eros-A like noticed specifically in the body (trembling pleasure, elation, delight), colored and underpinned by deep and beautiful procreative urges. C.S. Lewis differentiates Eros from all-natural intimate urges and lusts, because Eros is actually circumstances on the center although its intimately regarding intercourse, sex can exists, and often does exist, without Eros enlivening it. They results in offspring, group, pleasure and fun. It is good and right, however it is usually not adequate to sustain a relationship longterm. Eros was an exulted and beautifully idealistic really love, usually between a man and woman, but could also be “platonic” and stretch to significantly close friendships. Continue reading
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