How Do I Forgive?
How Do I Forgive?
  • Length: 32 pages
  • Published: April 09, 2012
  •  In stock
  • ISBN: 978-0-87784-028-2
  • Item Code: 0028
  • Case Quantity: 500

When hurtful things happen it can be extremely difficult to forgive those who have wronged us. Is it even possible? This booklet by forgiveness researcher Ev Worthington offers sound guidance on what forgiveness is, why it's important and how you can actually forgive others.


Why Forgive?
Forgiveness: A Response to Having Been Forgiven
What Is Forgiveness?
Justice and Forgiveness
How Do I Emotionally Forgive?

Everett L. Worthington Jr.

Everett L. Worthington Jr. (PhD, University of Missouri) is professor of psychology at Virginia Commonwealth University. He is a licensed clinical psychologist and former executive director of the Templeton Foundation's A Campaign for Forgiveness Research. Worthington has studied forgiveness since the 1980s and has published more than two hundred articles and papers on forgiveness, marriage and family, psychotherapy, and virtue in a wide variety of journals and magazines. He was the founding editor of Marriage and Family: A Christian Journal and sits on the editorial boards of several professional journals. He has appeared on Good Morning America, CNN, and The 700 Club, and been featured in award-winning documentary movies on forgiveness such as The Power of Forgiveness and The Big Question. He is the author of seventeen books including Handbook of Forgiveness, Hope-Focused Marriage Counseling, and Forgiving and Reconciling.