Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FORGIVENESS

If you have forfeited man's respect and esteem, there is a God with whom there is mercy and forgiveness.

I prayed for forgiveness, and asked God to direct and protect me.

And I am not going to ask your forgiveness, or anything of that sort.

Special assurance of forgiveness is also given in Confession and Absolution.

The impenitent have no promise of forgiveness, and therefore cannot have faith.

From the depths of her rebellion and forgiveness, slow tears rose.

Grandfather has not killed himself, but has asked my forgiveness and has promised to obey me.

Let us forgive our fellow-creatures, for we have all need of God's forgiveness.

I will show her her sin, and we will pray for forgiveness together.

He then questioned him concerning his forgiveness of the thieves.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.