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Forgive and Forget: Forgiving a Wrong Causes the Human Brain to More Easily Forget It

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http://www.scienceworldreport.com - The age-old saying, "forgive and forget," may have some scientific truth behind it. It turns out that if a person forgives someone, they're more easily able to forget the transgression.

"It is well established that learning to forgive others can have positive benefits for an individual's mental health," said Saima Noreen, one of the researchers, in a news release. "The ability to forget upsetting memories may provide an effective coping strategy that enables people to move on with their live

After forgiving her, son fights to free mother who had his father killed

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http://www.mercurynews.com - NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Nearly three decades after the murder that tore them apart, the mother and son talk easily now. They laugh over little things. She stands on tiptoes to hug him and whispers: "I love you." He smiles and hugs her back.



They often meet for lunch at the nonprofit where Gaile Owens works. On this day, she and Stephen sit side by side in a conference room, one glancing at the other as they answer a reporter's questions about their tangled past. About the killing of Stephen

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Forgiving In Relationships

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http://www.helpingmama.com - In real life, law rarely forgives any wrong act. In most of the countries law is clear about punishment. We still hear a lot about forgiving in personal relationships. We are told to forgive the major blunders. We are asked to forgive and forget and continue living as if nothing happened. Does that work? To some extent yes, and to some extent no.



Most of us who have been hurt in relationship do not wish to forgive at all. The result is that we suffer from the pain all our life. We are advis

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How to Forgive - How to Forgive Those Who Have Hurt You

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http://christianity.about.com - Learning how to forgive others is one of the most unnatural duties in the Christian life.



It goes against our human nature. Forgiving is a supernatural act that Jesus Christ was capable of, but when we are hurt by someone, we want to hold a grudge. We want justice. Sadly, we don't trust God with that.



There is a secret to successfully living the Christian life, however, and that same secret applies when we're struggling with how to forgive.



How to Forgive: Understanding Our Worth



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Forgiving and Reconciling: Bridges to Wholeness and Hope

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http://www.amazon.com - A 2003 Templeton Foundation Book of Distinction!



All of us have suffered painful emotional and relational hurts. God calls us to forgive those who have hurt us, but that's often easier said than done. We don't usually know how to forgive others, nor are we always sure if we have truly forgiven them.



Psychologist and counselor Everett L. Worthington Jr., the leading Christian researcher on forgiveness, says that forgiving is a gift we give to others. When we offer forgiveness to others as

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Why Forgive?

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http://www.plough.com - In Why Forgive? Arnold avoids glib pronouncements by letting the untidy experiences of ordinary people speak for themselves – people who have earned the right to talk about overcoming hurt, and about the peace of mind they have found in doing so. "Hurt" is an understatement, actually, for these stories deal with the harrowing effects of violent crime, betrayal, abuse, bigotry, gang warfare, and genocide. But Why Forgive? examines life's more mundane battle scars as well: the wounds caused by ba

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Quotes About Forgive (39 quotes)

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http://www.goodreads.com - “Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.”

― Steve Maraboli



“People have to forgive. We don't have to like them, we don't have to be friends with them, we don't have to send them hearts in text messages, but we have to forgive them, to overlook, to forget. Because if we don't we are tying rocks to our feet, too much for our wings to carry!”

― C. JoyBell C.



“Want to keep Christ in Christmas? Feed the hungry, clothe the naked, forgive the guil

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