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Modern Socratic Dialogues

Socratic Method Examples Applied to Modern Subjects


The Moral Bankruptcy of Faith

The Socratic method is used to demonstrate that religious faith is completely dependent on non-religious (secular) knowledge in order to fulfill morality. In the absence of secular knowledge, religious faith is morally bankrupt.

The Kyrios Dialogue

The Socratic Method is used to demonstrate that a husbands' authority over his wife is impossible to define as a Christian ideal in the modern world.