Foreword Reviews

The Forgiveness Project

Stories for a Vengeful Age

2015 INDIES Winner
Silver, Essays (Adult Nonfiction)
2015 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Social Sciences (Adult Nonfiction)

Powerful real-life stories from survivors and perpetrators of crime and violence reveal the true impact of forgiveness on ordinary people worldwide. Exploring forgiveness as an alternative to resentment or retaliation, the storytellers give an honest, moving account of their experiences and what part forgiveness has played in their lives. Despite extreme circumstances, their stories open the door to a society without revenge.