Thank you to the wonderful Stargazer for posting this thoughtful – and thought-provoking – article on Forgiveness. Such an important read during these challenging times. Thank you.
As we travel through this experience of life, we’re certain to encounter situations that result in our feeling frustration, anger, or hurt. Some people, it seems, thrive through the creation of discord, pain, and anguish—or at the very least, don’t seem to care very much about the feelings of others. In many cases, the people who harm others are simply lashing out because they feel they have been mistreated—and they know of no better way to deal with their own feelings of angst than to take them out on others.
Nearly all religions suggest that we follow “The Golden Rule”—that is, treat others as we would like to be treated. This is an excellent way to live, for it allows us all to form relationships based upon understanding, grace, and mutual respect. There’s another important tool that may help us live in a more enlightened…
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