Agon Panathenaic Games Rhieia. If, however, Jack wanted to sodomize James, that would be wrong, not because maleness is bad, or same-sex attraction is bad, but because sodomy is bad. As such I would say it is not a very good indicator of differentiating the types of love. These are functional and my relationships would be non-functional in that sense or sterile. To avoid being mistaken for gay, these days many self-proclaimed straight people—men especially—settle for superficial associations with their comrades and reserve the sort of costly intimacy that once characterized such chaste same-sex relationships for their romantic partners alone.
Oh I agree very much.
Before that, certainly, attraction may play a role in attracting us to this or that particular person in order to make that specific commitment, but then it might also lead us to a lot of decisions that are not marriage various forms of non- marital friendship. Rather, homosexuality and chastity is treated separately in the CCC…. I suspect that your confessed Dualist would Docetist be more precise? In fact the wound was deeper than it seemed, though unperceived at first. It seems to me that most of your reply follows in that vein, at least. This is why, for example, sexual dreaming is not sinful even if orgasm occurs.
This page was last edited on 10 Februaryat I sure did when I held the hand of a man I was attracted to. I came to view eros as sort of romantic affectation or romantic love in the contest of conversation. Needless to say I denied such thing and quickly changed the subject. A cult of Eros existed in pre-classical Greece, but it was much less important than that of Aphrodite.