Forgiveness means letting go of self-deceptive thoughts

Forgiveness is the gateway to happiness. But forgiveness must be understood from a one-power perspective. A two-power kind of forgiveness simply perpetuates the cause of unhappiness.

Forgiveness: Our Gateway to Happiness, part 9

July 2, 2011

Part 9 of 12: Undoing unforgiveness Unforgiveness is an active process of self-deception (Click here to read this series from the beginning.) We often think of forgiveness as something that you “do.” But from one-power perspective, what you are actually “doing” is unforgiveness: an active process of self-deception and blocking your awareness of your happiness. […]

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Forgiveness: Our Gateway to Happiness, part 8

June 28, 2011

Part 8 of 12: Unforgiveness is always a mistake Negative feelings offer an opportunity for self-awakening (Click here to read this series from the beginning)  Don’t hide (or hide from) your negative feelings. But don’t wallow in them either. Rather, embrace the opportunity they offer for self-awakening. You yourself are making the illusion of a […]

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Forgiveness: Our Gateway to Happiness, part 7

June 25, 2011

Part 7 of 12: Just don’t add a story of blame This does not mean denying or repressing negative emotions (Click here to read this series from the beginning) This does not mean repressing or denying your upsetness or your negative emotions. You fully acknowledge and own your upsetness and negative feelings. Whether we hide […]

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