The Four Loves is a book by C. S. Lewis which explores the nature of love from a Christian perspective through thought experiments. The content of the examination is prefaced by Lewis' admission that he initially mistook St. John's words "God is Love" as a simple beginning point to address the topic. But further meditation revealed two different kinds of love: "need-love" as distinguished from "gift-love" . Lewis happened upon the insight that the natures of even these basic categorizations of love are more complicated than they seem at first. As a result of this, he formulates the...
|Author:||C. S. Lewis|
|Number of editions:||3|