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How can we forgive church members who have made poor decisions?

From the October 2013 issue of The Christian Science Journal

This Q&A originally appeared in the Church Alive section of

Q: How can we really forgive and forget when we feel that fellow church members have made poor decisions for our church or treated us poorly? A1:  When Christ Jesus was asked if we should forgive seven times, his answer was decisive. “Seven! Hardly.