Forgiveness is contrary to animal instincts to attack when hurt, and is also contrary to our natural sense of justice and balance. Forgiveness revolutionized our world, and has fantastic benefits when used as instructed. What does forgiveness entail? How are forgiveness and the “law of karma” both good, and when? What are the effects of forgiving and being forgiven? Divine Forgiveness doesn’t nullify actions that have occurred, but it helps us balance those actions more easily. Using both intellect and heart, and remembering how much we don’t know, can help us to forgive.
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