Even now, as his eyes sought her forgiveness, his chin stayed up proudly.
He requires kindness, forgiveness and loving sacrifice from all to all (Isa.
It was an austere religion, inculcating self-restraint, courage and honesty; it secured peace of conscience through forgiveness of sins, and abated for those who were initiated in its mysteries the superstitious terrors of death and the world to come.
I knew craved forgiveness from the others, but lacked the capability to attain it.
" Deadly " sins were those for which formal ecclesiastical penance was held to be necessary, in order to save the sinner from eternal damnation; for " venial " sins he might obtain forgiveness, through prayer, almsgiving, and the observance of the regular fasts.