To make a good forgiver, you need ...
As we approach the end of our Lent unit of work, we reflected on what qualities makes some one a good forgiver.
To help us think of this as a 'recipe', we discussed this picture of Jesus forgiving another person:
We came up with this recipe to make a 'good forgiver'.
To make a good forgiver, you need:
Today we learnt that we regularly seek forgiveness from God during Mass when we say the Lord's Prayer.
Our Father, Who art in Heaven,
hallowed by Thy name; Thy Kingdom come, Thy will be done on earth as it is in Heaven. Give us this day our daily bread; and forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us; and lead us not into temptation, but deliver is from evil.
We highlighted and discussed the key words and phrases related to saying sorry and asking for forgiveness; these being: '...forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us,' but also how we seek God's wisdom in staying strong during times of weakness: '...lead us not into temptation, but deliver is from evil.'
After this, we came up with some of our own ideas for a 'Our Father' prayer. These are some of the ideas that we shared: