FAQ Tag Archives: forgiveness

How would ACIM suggest responding to the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut?

Q. Would you please suggest some articles to read to help our group understand how ACIM would suggest responding to the tragedy that occurred Friday at Newtown, CT. Your time and effort are greatly appreciated, especially during such a difficult time. Thank you. A. I hope that the following articles give you and your group […]

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Is it ever appropriate to forgive ourselves directly?

Q. You say that the Course’s main focus is on forgiving ourselves in the act of forgiving others. Does this still mean that it’s still sometimes appropriate to forgive ourselves directly? Such as if we are experiencing jealousy, or feelings of lack, or any other negative stuff that’s going on in our mind.

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How can we forgive people like murderers, rapists, and child molesters?

How can we forgive people like murderers, rapists, and child molesters? How can we accept these people as loving children of God who perpetrate "bad" behaviors without judging the behavior?

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Forgiveness

Most Course students are aware that Course-based forgiveness is quite different than forgiveness as usually practiced in the world. But what exactly is the difference? Greg boils it down to one critical point.

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Forgiving Jesus?

Why does Jesus repeatedly ask us in the Course to forgive him? To me, he is the epitome of innocence and perfect love, so what do I need to forgive him for?

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