May 26, 2011 03:00 pm | by
| C. S. Lewis writes about the problem of forgiveness:|
. . . you must make every effort to kill every taste of resentment in your own heart—every wish to humiliate or hurt him or to pay him out. The difference between this situation and the one in such you are asking God’s forgiveness is this. In our own case we accept excuses too easily; in other people’s we do not accept them easily enough.C. S. Lewis, The Weight of Glory (New York: Harper Collins, 2001; Originally published 1949), 181-183 (paragraphing mine).
Sunday, May 29, 2011
Forgiveness, a quotation by CS Lewis
I got his from the desiring God blog this past week: