Forgiving the Patient

The following are short phrases to repeat in one’s mind to aid in the forgiveness of one’s patient. They are designed to be short enough to not get in the way of paying attention to the patient.

Awake and be glad, for all your sins have been forgiven you. (P-3.II.4:10)

Let this help me learn what forgiveness means. (W-pI.81.4:2)

You are the dreamer, [name], not the dream figure. (based on T-28.IV.2)

All your sins have been forgiven you, along with my own. (based on P-2.VII.3:1)

You stand with me in light, [name]. (W-pI.87.2:3)

I never judge you for your sins, but only for my own. (based on T-31.III.1:5)

I forgive you for what you did not do. (based on T-17.III.1:5)

God is the Love in which I forgive you, [name]. (W-pI.46.4:4)

I will forgive, and this will disappear. (W-pI.193.13:3)

This calls for salvation, not attack. (W-pI.86.4:4)

The light in you is all that I would see, [name]. (W-pI.88.2:3)

Seen truly, this offers me a miracle. (W-pI.89.2:4)

Let our grievances be replaced by miracles, [name]. (W-pI.89.4:3)

Give me your blessing, holy Son of God. (W-pI.161.title)

Let me behold my savior in this one. (W-pI.78.7:3)

Your holiness gives life to me, [name]. (based on T-26.I.7:2)

The light has come. I have forgiven you. (W-pI.75.10:5-6)

Let me know this brother as I know myself. (T-5.In.3:8)

God Himself is incomplete without you, [name]. (T-9.VII.8)

You are as God created you. (W-pI.94.5:6)

The peace of God is shining in you now. (based on W-pI.188.title)

You are not a body. You are free. (based on W-pI.199.title)

My holy Self abides in you, God’s Son. (W-pII.266.title)

Eternal holiness abides in you, [name]. (based on W-pII.299)

You are calling my ancient Name. (based on T-26.VII.16:1)

Who calls on me is far beyond my understanding. (based on P-3.I.4:8)

What can [name] seek for, Father, but Your Love? (based on W-pII.231.1:1)

All the evil that you think you did was never done. (W-pI.93.4:1)

Your sinlessness is guaranteed by God. (W-pI.93.11:4)

God has condemned you not. Nor more do I. (based on W-pII.228.title)

Love, Which created you, is what you are. (based on W-pII.229.title)


[Please note: ACIM passages quoted in this article reference the Foundation for Inner Peace (FIP) Edition.]