Forgiveness In 'The Kite Runner'

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Anonymous said “The word ‘forgive’ means to wipe the slate clean, to pardon, to cancel a debt, when we wrong someone, we seek their forgiveness in order for the relationship to be restored. Forgiveness is not granted because a person deserves to be forgiven. Forgiveness is an act of love, mercy and grace. Forgiveness is a decision to not hold something against another person, despite what they have done to you” (Anonymous.1). Sin is an immoral act committed by a person against the divine law. Sin has a deeper meaning than just right or wrong. It is said that committing a sin is equal to breaking the rules and laws of god.

Taking an example of breaking traffic rules. If a person has not wear the seat belt then that person is certainly breaking
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Amir does not receive atonement until many years later, when he returns to Kabul to find Sohrab son of Hassan, in hopes of taking him to a safe orphanage. To do so, Amir tries to reason with Assef, now Taliban officer and takes the beating he should have taken the day Hassan was raped. Amir then begins to walk on the path of redemption when he takes Sohrab to live with him and his wife in America, and dedicates himself to build a happy future for the …show more content…
Daniel Mann said, “ sincere repentance is equivalent to the rebuilding of the temple, the restoration of the altar and the offering of all the sacrifices.”(Daniel Mann, 1). These words are quite true, if a person has committed a sin and realizes his or her mistake and tries to atone for his sins sincerely then the person who has committed the sin can easily come out from that painful phase and hence, can start a new journey of his life and live freely. Atonement can be achieved by performing good deeds like helping the poor, help orphaned children, help the needy and make someone feel happy. These acts will not only help in achieving atonement but will also add on happiness and a sense of satisfaction in your life.

Every struggle has a result and that result is what one deserves. Here in the case of sin and atonement. If a person has committed sin and try to overcome it by struggling for atonement and putting all its efforts then the result would be that the person would be atoned in a way. Hence the resultant to be what one

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