Christianity, Practical Living

“Forgiveness de…

“Forgiveness delayed is forgiveness denied”

‘Justice delayed is justice denied’ is a legal maxim. But I know it from Martin Luther King Jr’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail.”  I adapted the legal maxim to talk about forgiveness. We either forgive others or we don’t. We can’t kid ourselves by saying it is too hard or it just “takes time.” Forgiveness delayed is forgiveness denied.

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