Course Two (Grade 10 Curriculum) begins with a review of the first phase of forgiveness, “Uncovering Your Anger” and other key concepts from Course One (Grade 9 Curriculum). It then reviews the remaining phases of forgiveness with an emphasis on Phase 2, “Deciding to Forgive.” Students should gain a deeper understanding of the following concepts:
Course Two also focuses on the topic of “Bearing the Pain as a Gift of Selfless Love.” This topic involves understanding the value and importance of offering forgiveness as a gift of selfless love for the good of others, those who you care about and for your offender who is also a human being despite his or her actions. This gives meaning, purpose, and hope to our pain caused from an injustice or unfairness. It gives us a fuller picture in deciding to forgive.