Consider Forgiveness: Imam Umer Ahmed Ilyasi (Maulana)

Why forgiveness should be given, Jews and Muslims, peace and brotherhood

Imam Umer Ahmed Ilyasi (Maulana)

Features interviews with leaders and scholars from the Sikh, Hindu, Buddhist, Jewish, and Christian traditions. This project was filmed in Amritsar, India, at Sharing Wisdom: The Case of Love and Forgiveness, a meeting of the Elijah Interfaith Institute’s board of religious leaders. View these clips to learn more about each faith’s approach to forgiveness and how it relates to justice, love, compassion, retribution, revenge, and empathy.