Henri Nouwen on Forgiveness

Forgiveness is the name of love practiced among people who love poorly. The hard truth is that all of us love poorly. We need to forgive and be forgiven every day, every hour – unceasingly. That is the great work of love among the fellowship of the weak that is the human family.

Henri Nouwen

With thanks to Oriah Mountain Dreamer and ‘The Dance: Moving to the Rhythms of Your True Self’ for drawing our attention to Henri Nouwen’s words:-


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