• Les Miserabiles (highlights how forgiveness changes the one forgiven and transforms him or her into a forgiver). [ Link to YouTube.com ]
  • The Mission (highlights the burden of NOT forgiving oneself. Pay attention to what happens to the heart). Pauline Books & Media/Dedham 781-326-5386 or [ Link to Amazon.com ]
  • Immaculee Ilibagiza Keynote Speech at Women’s Conference 2017/Diocese of Arlington, VA. (Survivor of Rwandan genocide and author, Immaculée Ilibagiza, shares her story at 2017 Women’s Conference: “Breaking Free Through Forgiveness.” [ Link to YouTube.com ]
  • The War Room (highlights reconciliation as moving from self-pity to creative community building). [ Link to Amazon.com ]
  • Ransom (January 16 Season 3, Episode 1: Justice) [ Link to CSB.com ] or On Demand. The ramifications of revenge are carried throughout one’s life and often realized too late. Imagine how complete Eric’s resolution (the main character) would be if he understood and took advantage of the sacrament of Reconciliation/Confession.
  • Blue Bloods (Season 9, episode 15) [ Link to CBS.com ] or On Demand. (Another example of the difficulty forgiving oneself)
  • Beauty and the Beast (A young girl’s love for her father allows her to forgive the Beast which in turn allows him to forgive himself and accept love).