Should I wait for the other person’s apology (repentance) before I forgive? Some philosophers such as Haber and Griswold argue that forgiveness is only legitimate if there first is an apology. And isn’t there a Bible verse saying that if your brother repents then you forgive him?

Because of the length and importance of the answer to this question, we decided to provide that answer in our Blog. Please see: “Must the Other Apologize Prior to My Forgiving?”