Forgiveness, Remorse, & Reconciliation: Lessons Learned from the Amish. Forgiveness, Remorse, & Reconciliation: Lessons Learned from the Amish. Workshop Objectives: Have detailed knowledge concerning what it means to forgive and to pardon, and how these two separate constructs are related;
submitted their lives
to God & extended
forgiveness to those
about to kill them.
Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed by thy name. Thy Kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen.
People, upon rationally determining that they have been unfairly treated, forgive when the willfully abandonresentment and related responses (to which they have a right), and endeavor to respond to the wrongdoer based on the moral principle of beneficence, which may include compassion, unconditional worth, generosity, and moral love (to which the wrongdoer, by nature of the hurtful act or acts, has no right).
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