Tag Archives: forgiveness

Litmus test

A more tender heart toward your enemies? You are on the right path © Meisaan Chan

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The apology

“I’m sorry,” says the soul, laying itself open to examination to the beauty, the wounds, the pus © Meisaan Chan

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In the presence of human love

Relief: You will not try to turn me into a version of yourself! I put down my sword and my own heart opens © Meisaan Chan  

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The return

Coming back to me requires no distance to cross only the turning © Meisaan Chan

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The road of holy self-awareness

The road of holy self-awareness can only lead to compassion © Meisaan Chan

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There’s always a way to go home

There’s always a way to go home not matter what happened before; Just ask: the door will appear the arms outstretched © Meisaan Chan

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The (perhaps) temporary hell

God always waits for us to change our mind: to make these five, thirty, sixty, ninety years of us bumbling around, trying to figure out what’s going on be the lynch pin for the rest of eternity seems a little … Continue reading

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The power of humility’s absence

Forgiving while still carrying self-righteous indignation is not forgiveness and nor will you heal © Meisaan Chan

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The case for vigilance

Resentment creeps back in even after you’ve swept it out even after seventy times seven times © Meisaan Chan  

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It takes courage to set a boundary

It takes courage to set a boundary and greater courage to defend it and even greater courage to love those who try to cross it © Meisaan Chan

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