Rev. Jacki Belile, CPC


Forgiveness Resources

Forgiveness Books

Guilt is the Teacher, Love is the Lesson Borysenko, J. Guilt is the Teacher, Love is the Lesson. New York: Warner Books. 1990.

Briggs, K. The Power of Forgiveness. Minneapolis: Fortress Press. 2008.

Casarjian, R. Forgiveness: A Bold Choice for a Peaceful Heart. New York: Bantam Books. 1992.

Countryman, L. William. Forgiven and Forgiving. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Morehouse Publishing. 1998.

Exploring Forgiveness Enright, R. , North, J. & Tutu, D. Eds. Exploring Forgiveness. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press. 1998.

Flanigan, B. Forgiving the Unforgivable: Overcoming the Bitter Legacy of Intimate Wounds. New York: Macmillan Publishing Co. 1992.

Flanigan, B. Forgiving Yourself: A Step-By-Step Guide To Making Peace with Your Mistakes and Getting on with Your Life. New York: Macmillan Publishing Co. 1996.

No Enemy to ConquerHenderson, M. No Enemy to Conquer: Forgiving in an Unforgiving World. Waco: Baylor University Press. 2009.

Henderson, M. Forgiveness: Breaking the Chain of Hate. Portland: Arnica Publishing. 2002.

Kedar, K. The Bridge to Forgiveness: Stories and Prayers for Finding God and Restoring Wholeness. Woodstock, Vermont: Jewish Lights Publishing. 2007.

Azim's Bardo - A Father's Journey from Murder to Forgiveness Khamisa, A. Azim's Bardo - A Father's Journey from Murder to Forgiveness. Scotts Valley, California: Rising Star Press. 1998.

Luskin, F. Forgive for Good: A Proven Prescription for Health and Happiness. New York: HarperCollins. 2002.

Luskin, F. Forgive for Love: The Missing Ingredient for a Healthy and Lasting Relationship. New York: HarperCollins. 2007.

The-Tao-of-Forgiveness Martin, William. The Tao of Forgiveness: The Healing Power of Forgiving Others and Yourself. Los Angeles: Tarcher Publications. 2010.

Minow, M. Between Vengeance and Forgiveness: Facing History After Genocide and Mass Violence. Boston: Beacon Press. 1998.

Neff, Kristin. Self-Compassion: Stop Beating Yourself Up and Leave Insecurity Behind. New York: HarperCollins. 2011.

Lovingkindness Salzberg, S. Loving-kindness: The Revolutionary Art of Happiness. Boston: Shambhala Publications. 1995.

Smedes, L. Forgive and Forget: Healing the Hurts We Don't Deserve. New York: Harper & Row. 1984.

Smedes, L. The Art of Forgiving: When You Need to Forgive and Don't Know How. Nashville: Moorings. 1996.

Forgiveness Links

Breaking the Cycle

The Choice of Forgiveness

The Fetzer Institute

The Forgiveness Foundation


Forgiveness Self-Test

The Forgiveness Web Reading Room

Hawai'i Forgiveness Project

International Forgiveness Institute

Learning to Forgive

North American Institute for Conflict Resolution

The Power of Forgiveness Film

Radical Forgiveness: Strategies for Radical Living

Self-Compassion: A Healthier Way of Relating to Yourself

The Worldwide Forgiveness Alliance

WITH Forgiveness