But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light: 1 Peter KJV
Mathew West has a song, 'Forgiveness', that talks about how important it is. It's something that is sorely needed in the world today. Forgiveness does more for the person forgiving than the person being forgiven. Jesus said so .