Must a person forgive themselves before turning to God for forgiveness?
No. Often, people turn to God to help them overcome--be it fear, pain, or guilt. If God can forgive you, you can forgive yourself.
The preoccupation with the concept of "forgiving your self" leads me to ask, are there people who plot and connive to do evil against themselves?
We must realize that all Mistakes happen for your good. And God allow for these things to perfect you.
by Debra Allen 22 months ago
The Bible says that all one has to do is ask for forgiveness. Now being that, do you think that Satan might have already asked God for forgiveness? Now before you rattle off scripture.....I don't believe...but I could be wrong....that the Bible has nothing to say on that.
by Sherri Tuck 5 years ago
What is your definition of forgiveness?
by Rishad I Habib 2 years ago
Can you forgive a man who has raped you?Emotion is impermanent just like everything else in this world. Nothing lives forever. Just like happiness - anger & hatred may not last forever as well...I believe it wont be easy to forgive a rapist but would it matter after 30 - 40 years of the...
by My Esoteric 6 years ago
Most Biblical Scholars now believe that the Book of Job was written by at least two people at very different times. The oldest part is the main story, a poem, and the prelude and conclusion were composed at an entirely different time, in prose, in order to create a setting for the main story...
by Rob Welsh 6 years ago
What must we do to forgive someone?What is the process, the real need? What drives the need to forgive or be forgiven? Does the process vary in anyway depending on circumstances, social standings or religions? What are the effects?
by JP Carlos 5 years ago
Where do you draw strength to forgive someone who did something wrong to you?
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