Can You Forgive Yourself?
Last updated 8/20/2019 at 4:25pm
Some people carry very heavy burdens. At some time in life, every person is haunted by deeds done and words said that were later regretted a thousand times over. Often, people beat themselves up and live with regret for years. Guilt, shame and fear are the worst burdens that anyone can carry.
I have heard people say, "I just can't forgive myself." This is an interesting phrase and if we really examine it, we would understand that it is a ludicrous thought.
We never read in God's Word that we are to forgive ourselves. To think that we can would be to assume that we have the authority t...