Fortunately she had a forgiving nature.
God might not be so forgiving if they did it again.
I wouldn't have been so forgiving if you went through with it!
Maybe the woman is more forgiving now that so much time has passed.
Some time ago, when a policeman shot dead her dog, a dearly loved daily companion, she found in her forgiving heart no condemnation for the man; she only said, 'If he had only known what a good dog she was, he wouldn't have shot her.'
Children were so forgiving and compassionate.
Far less forgiving, Jenn.
If the fatherhood of God stands out clearly, we may remember a passage of St Mark also which speaks of " the Heavenly Father " as forgiving those who forgive.
A few months ago she wouldn't have realized that forgiving her father was important to her marriage – but then, a few months ago she didn't know Chauncey.
Upon what grounds, therefore, shall we discriminate between the justice of punishing him for what he was at a previous period in his life and the injustice of forgiving him because of what he is in the present?
Thus they were divided in soul between spiritual goods and worldly pleasures, and were apt to doubt whether the rewards promised by God to the life of " simplicity " (all Christ meant by the childlike spirit, including generosity in giving and forgiving) and self-restraint, were real or not.
Grace, by enlightening, forgiving sin and strengthening his moral powers, helps man to fulfil this purpose.
44, 24); it is the Jews generally who appear throughout as such; nowhere is there a word as to forgiving our enemies; and the commandment of love is designated by Jesus as His, as new, and as binding the disciples to " love one another " within the community to which He gives His " example " (xv.
But the intellectual activity of the Reformation also developed other views; the Socinians, with their humanitarian theory of the Person of Christ, taught that He died Only to assure men of God's forgiving love and to afford them an example of obedience - " Forgiveness is granted upon the ground of repentance and obedience."
Being superior to physical suffering, it sometimes chanced that they were superior to any consolation which the missionaries could offer; and the law to do as you would be done by fell with less persuasiveness on the ears of those who, for their part, did not care how they were done by, who loved their enemies after a new fashion, and came very near freely forgiving them all they did.
"You're very forgiving," I told my wife.
Horace Bushnell's last theory declared that in forgiving sin God " bore cost," as even a good man must do.
He wasn't as forgiving of himself or his mate.
He was far, however, from forgiving them for their attitude or being reconciled to their power.
It is unfortunate that fairytales and myths have stereotyped step-mothers as cruel, when many step-moms are actually kind and forgiving.
Ethan is the most forgiving person I know; he absolves everyone of anything committed against him, no matter how large or small the offense.
The beast was less forgiving.
Destiny isn't going to be as forgiving.
A few months ago she wouldn't have realized that forgiving her father was important to her marriage â€“ but then, a few months ago she didn't know Chauncey.
The laws and magic governing the mate of an Immortal are much more forgiving.
forgiving on off-centre impact.
This makes the web server more forgiving to typos.
forgiving mood to fully ' enjoy ' it.
forgiving love which You've promised to shed abroad in our hearts through the Spirit.
forgiving father can only say that he loves the unworthy son.
The car is very forgiving, you can really attack.
A parkland course that is fairly flat and quite forgiving.
Our God is so faithful, so loving, and so forgiving as long as we decide to let him be.
In addition, Sweaty did not think Miss Raymond would be feeling too forgiving about the mess his boils had made of her clothes.
What do you have to gain from not forgiving?
The FX9 Irons are an exceptionally forgiving club which offers mid to high handicap golfers more accuracy and feel.
He loved me before I was even around to sin and need forgiving.
Like irons, wedges become more forgiving as the sole gets wider, but for a different reason.
Yes it's perfectly runnable, and also seems reasonably forgiving.
forgiving of exercise mistakes than an adult's.
forgiving of user errors.
limitless scope of God's forgiving grace.
Forgiving enough to absorb the lunges of a big carp but with enough reserve to stop fish when needed.
Rather God forgives only the penitent and one of the chief evidences of true penitence is a forgiving spirit.
pliant, forgiving student body has crystalised against Alasdair Smith and his ongoing academic vandalism today.
The most stable, most forgiving putters ever made.
Mara is tolerant and forgiving - always slightly vexing in a fictional character.
The argument is that Gauden had prepared the book to inspire sympathy with the king by a representation of his pious and forgiving disposition, and so to rouse public opinion against his execution.
They are hymns of the laity, describing with much beauty and depth of feeling the emotions of the pilgrim when his feet stood within the gates of Jerusalem, when he looked forth on the encircling hills, when he felt how good it was to be camping side by side with his brethren on the slopes of Zion (cxxxiii.), when a sense of Jehovah's forgiving grace and the certainty of the redemption of Israel triumphed over all the evils of the present and filled his soul with humble and patient hope.
And then you will know the happiness of forgiving.
With such a forgiving heart, Rebekah felt that she could never disown a friend.
Some screens require direct-on viewing while others are more forgiving.
These stores usually don't have forgiving return policies like student stores, so be sure you that the book you want is the right one before purchasing.
These rackets give greater power at the expense of being less forgiving should your shot miss that sweet spot.
A good rule of thumb is if the amount is under $150 and that person is a close friend or family member, then forgiving the entire amount is perfectly acceptable.
Neighbors are typically forgiving the first time a cat gets stuck in their tree.
If you don't pay as agreed, the creditors are not going to be nearly as forgiving as they once were.
Unlike other artforms, stenciling is an artform that is forgiving of novices.
A butcher block table is a striking piece that can be dressed up or down and is also very forgiving to the damage young diners can deliver.
One of the best things about making no bake cookies is you soon realize how forgiving these recipes can be.
Whether you are looking for KT 22 ski gear (a common mis-spelling of K2 ski gear), or you are a novice skier looking for a forgiving ski, K2 has a ski for you.
Only be forgiving can you begin to let go of the pain and anger.
A layered chocolate cake or devil's food cake with chocolate buttercream frosting is a decadent, delicious choice and simple to do, since buttercream is so forgiving.
If you mess up, it's easy to start over and try again until you get it right; fondant is very forgiving in that way.
Fondant is a forgiving medium that will allow you to try a technique repeatedly until you get it right.
Even when his father lay dying from cancer, reports stated Cruise continued to exhibit signs of not forgiving his father for the atrocities of his childhood.
Though her slip-up set Twitter on fire, viewers were mostly forgiving.
The fit of a little boys' tuxedo is much more forgiving; the jacket need not contour to the body (and will be cuter if it doesn't).
Your baby may end up face first in the punch bowl at some point in the evening, but if she does so while dressed in the most fantastic red velvet tiered gown, your party host may be more forgiving of such antics.
Although many employers offer no assistance with repaying or forgiving student loans, some do, so it's always worth asking if you're offered a job recently following your graduation.
Return policies tend to be quite forgiving to consumers.
While white may not be the most forgiving color, it can look beautiful on anyone's body when the right style is worn.
If you don't like pants that fit you that closely, look for sweatpant-type fabrics that are more forgiving.
Besides the forgiving nature of maxi dresses, another reason they're so popular is that they're so easy to wear.
Often, there's no need for special plus sizes, since even 'regular' ped socks can be forgiving in fit for the feet in a way that's seldom seen for hosiery or stockings.
Despite the slightly forgiving nature of a blouson-style top, proper fit is still imperative.
I find that Elite Beat Agents isn't particularly forgiving when it comes to missing markers.
Specifically dedicated to clothing bulging bellies, Lane Bryant maternity apparel helps women whose changing bodies require new and forgiving fabrics.
Halter Bikini - This type of body paint bikini is much more forgiving for women of various breast sizes because the illusion is that it goes around the neck, offering a perceived form of support.
Knock offs aren't always so great when it comes to a bikini that you need to look and fit nicely, but board shorts are more forgiving.
The great benefit to the mini skirt is that it's still super cute and sexy, but forgiving of the lower half of the body.
Cute enough to look good, but forgiving enough to flatter almost any figure, the swim skirt is an important addition to any vacation wardrobe.
They slip on easily and, thanks to their forgiving and very relaxed material, they feel warm and comfortable even in cold conditions.
This forgiving style can be worn over a bathing suit or alone.
Few styles are as dramatic and forgiving as this.
It is through forgiving ourselves that we grow.
There are many lessons to be learned here, but the challenge is in forgiving yourself and learning from your mistakes in order to gain the wisdom.
Furthermore, most one carat solitaires are set in prongs or other open engagement ring settings to enhance their visibility, whereas multi-stone rings can be designed to be more forgiving of lower diamond grades.
Cut quality is also important with the princess cut, but the shape may make the end result slightly more forgiving.
While Pisces is a forgiving sign, those with this aspect need to take care so that they are not misused, neglected or abused.
You have a forgiving nature and enjoy variety.
Although sports shoes will stretch to an extent, strappy sandals and formal shoes are far less forgiving.
With its long, sweeping length and loose fit, it's a very forgiving style that many women have come to love.
Jack laments his failure with Adrian and attempts to get back with Grace who struggles with forgiving him.
However, shoes are less forgiving in terms of fit than uniforms.
However, cotton is less forgiving than wool.
Faux finishing is a very forgiving technique, so most errors will only add to the charm of your project.
Thick and durable, fleece is also a very forgiving fabric that doesn't fray its edges.
This lack of elasticity means that cotton isn't as forgiving.
Sizing tends to be relatively forgiving as long as you have a good estimate of the recipient's measurements.
Shaped into a white, short (ok, very short) halter dress, with plunging neckline, this forgiving nurses' outfit allows everyone to look good.
Stretch lace is forgiving and has great memory, so you can wear it regularly and not stretch it out permanently.
For a woman concerned about the size of her hips, rios are generally more forgiving.
Lace-Trim Robes: Lace-trim robes can be made in flannel, in cotton, and in mesh, and you'll find that this particular style is more than forgiving.
If you require specialty sizing when ordering from places like the United States or France, you'll find lingerie from Germany to be much more forgiving.
While most television shows will turn a blind eye to fanfic written in their universe, some book authors are not so forgiving (while some, like Flint mentioned above, are quite open to fanfic).
A lot of the imagination of the book is lost in the translation to the screen and only the most forgiving of fans will love Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in its theatrical form.
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