Thoughts on Forgiveness


Unless the
perpetrator
of harm
seeks forgiveness
no amount of praying
for that person
will avail


Reciprocal
forgiveness
lies at the heart
of
global change


Forgiveness can move
us past millennia of
criminality
corruption
and war


Forgiveness was the
essential "crime" for
which Jesus was executed
He insisted he could
do good and forgive
without reliance
on priests and tradition
He insisted that
we can do the same