“Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.”~ Mark Twain
Forgiving Your Stories
The abbot asked his favourite pupil how his spiritual progress was coming along.
The pupil answered that he was managing to dedicate to God each and every moment of the day.
“Then all that’s left now is to forgive your enemies.”
The young man was shocked:
“But I’m not angry at my enemies!”
“Do you think God is angry at you?”
“Of course not!”
“And even so you ask Him to forgive you, don’t you? Do the same with your enemies, even though you don’t feel hatred for them. Those who practice forgiveness wash and perfume their own hearts.”
~ Paulo Coelho
“Forgiveness does not change the past,
but it does enlarge the future.”
- Paul Boese
P.S: People often seek forgiveness from God.
My understanding of God/Source …is INFINITE LOVE ONLY …free of judgment,anger or a desire to punish.Those are typically human responses which are associated with ALL.
Ever so often people say and feel that they have no forgiveness issues but still carry hurt,anger, bitterness….and often find it hardest to forgive themselves.
We need to learn to forgive ourselves and others because…
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