Origin of forgiveness
OTHER WORDS FROM forgivenesspre·for·give·ness, noun
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How to use forgiveness in a sentence
Bumpers won’t make your ATV bulletproof, but it will certainly give you some forgiveness and added protection to many of the more vulnerable parts while you’re crashing through the brush.
No one made mention that this forgiveness was individual, not collective.Kenosha’s looting is a symptom of a decrepit democracy|Aaron Ross Coleman|September 4, 2020|Vox
Instead, the pressure to fuel the economy and meet the requirements of loan forgiveness pushed restaurants into hastily reopening.Is the Government Just Going to Watch the Restaurant Industry Die?|Elazar Sontag|August 28, 2020|Eater
Our infrastructure is crumbling and underfunded, the political system favors lobbyists, and the American industrial complex has been conditioned to ask for forgiveness rather than permission when it comes to polluting.
It recently teamed up with ProPublica for high-impact reporting that led to large-scale debt forgiveness in the city.‘We need to be ready to help’: LION Publishers head Chris Krewson on assisting the local news industry|Pierre Bienaimé|July 21, 2020|Digiday
You must atone, apologize, and beg forgiveness for the thousands of LGBT lives you have taken.Do LGBTs Owe Christians an Olive Branch? Try The Other Way Around|Jay Michaelson|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Distraught, confused and ashamed, both men broke down in the courtroom, weeping like children and begging for forgiveness.
If it goes against their religion, all they have to do is ask for forgiveness.Christian Right-Wingers Love Porn: New Studies Suggest the Bible Belt Has A Kinky Side|Aurora Snow|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For all our sins, may the Force that makes forgiveness possible forgive us, pardon us, and make atonement possible.Jews and Non-Jews Need to Repent for the Sins of the U.S. and Israel|Rabbi Michael Lerner|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not literally, but that was the impression I got; the hug was all-encompassing compassion, forgiveness and acceptance.
And when wine had unselfed my noble father, you received his passionate insults with forbearance and forgiveness!The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
It is remarkable to find such a story related without any word about sin and forgiveness.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
He looked back—looked down—upon former emotions and activities; and hence the confusing alternating of jealousy and forgiveness.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
It is as sinners seeking forgiveness that men, however much they may have enjoyed the blessings of the Covenant, perform it.
If we perceive that we have vowed to sin, let us not perform, but pray to God for forgiveness, and engage to what is lawful.