Forgiveness

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2013121120131214

What are the moral limits of forgiveness? Engaging debate chaired by Michael Buerk.

01Madeleine Bunting20140224

01Madeleine Bunting2014022420150506 (R3)

A series of essays on what Forgiveness is, what it isn't, and how you do it. Journalist Madeleine Bunting: 'Forgiveness is not some fairy wand which magics away the pain and anger. It's not a feeling at all. It's a choice'.

01Madeleine Bunting20140224

Five people on what Forgiveness is, what it isn't, and how you do it. Journalist Madeleine Bunting: 'Forgiveness is not some fairy wand which magics away the pain and anger. It's not a feeling at all. It's a choice'.

02Mark Vernon20140225

Five people on what Forgiveness is, what it isn't, and how you do it. Baroness Julia Neuberger: 'It's not a case of Jews equal stern justice, Christians gentle love. We just don't see how vicarious forgiveness makes sense.'.

03Julia Neuberger20140226

Five people on what Forgiveness is, what it isn't, and how you do it. Baroness Julia Neuberger: 'It's not a case of Jews equal stern justice, Christians gentle love. We just don't see how vicarious forgiveness makes sense.'.

04David Starkey20140227

04David Starkey2014022720150507 (R3)

Continuing a series on what Forgiveness is, what it isn't, and how you do it. Historian Dr David Starkey delves into the past as well as the present for examples.

04David Starkey20140227

Continuing a series on what Forgiveness is, what it isn't, and how you do it. Historian Dr David Starkey delves into the past as well as the present for examples.

05Michael Symmons Roberts20140228

05Michael Symmons Roberts2014022820150508 (R3)

Poet Michael Symmons Roberts: 'We've lost faith in the next world. Forgiveness once was under-girded by a belief that justice would be done there. But if there is no next world...'.

05 LASTMichael Symmons Roberts20140228

Poet Michael Symmons Roberts: 'We've lost faith in the next world. Forgiveness once was under-girded by a belief that justice would be done there. But if there is no next world...'.