Monthly Archives: December 2012

Relieving Oneself of the Burden of Being a Victim

“Forgiveness has nothing to do with absolving a criminal of his crime. It has everything to do with relieving oneself of the burden of being a victim–letting go of the pain and transforming oneself from victim to survivor.”  C.R. Strahan … Continue reading

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Forgiveness – for Those of Us Who Love Poorly

“Forgiveness is the name of love practiced among people who love poorly. The hard truth is that all people love poorly. We need to forgive and be forgiven every day, every hour increasingly. That is the great work of love … Continue reading

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