Re: Forgiveness and Health -- CALBS (Contains a little bit of Science)
Posted by Sparrow on Mar 20, 2002 at 23:11
Re: Forgiveness and Health -- CALBS (Contains a little bit of Science) (dogrock)
Like good and evil have interchanging meanings depending on what side you're on.
Only in the absence of any absolutes, and you can't be absolutely sure of that...Hmmmm? 8)
So forgiving implies the existence of not forgiving, and assume both are of use.
...er...yeah, from the news story...forgivenss has use in keeping us healthy, and the flip side of that coin is that unforgiveness prolly tends to make us sicker than we might otherwise be, though that is an empirical assumption not addressed directly.
Science is simplistic, but it's all that many people have....
"One thing that I have learned in a long life [is] that all our science, measured against reality, is primitive and childlike-- and yet it is the most precious thing that we have."
Cold comfort, no...?
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