forgiveness forgiveness  /fər ˈɡɪv nəs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) compassionate feelings that support a willingness to forgive
  2. (n) the act of excusing a mistake or offense

Usage(s):

  1. But the act of forgiveness is extraordinarily complex.
  2. The concepts of forgiveness and reconciliation are as old as religion itself.
  3. When wounds are so fresh, it's difficult to argue for forgiveness.

News

  1. Do Not Adjust Your Screen or Sound

    Forgiveness is a heavy-duty word.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. Fine Arts Center, Governor's School alum honored

    The film 'Susie's Hope' received awards in five categories, including the Greenville Glory Award for Overall Excellence, at last week's Greenville International Film Festival. Based on a true story, 'Susie's Hope' follows a family that learns forgiveness when it adopts an abandoned, mutilated puppy.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Greenville News

  3. Author S.D. Hill Presents a Captivating Romantic Journey of Love and Forgiveness

    New book features the lives of several individuals haunted by the demons of their past and struggling to find forgiveness. (PRWeb June 10, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/SDHill/TheWineberg/prweb10816161.htm
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "We, too, insistently beg forgiveness from God and from the persons involved, while promising to do everything possible to ensure that such abuse will never occur again," Benedict said in a June 11 homily.
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: NewsBusters (blog)

  2. "Through this situation, I found Jesus and asked him for forgiveness and turned my life over to God," said Vick, 27. "I think that's the right thing."
    on Aug 28, 2007 By: Michael Vick Source: New York Daily News

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