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Religious Education

Core value – Forgiveness

A Christian Perspective on Forgiveness

Forgiveness is the means by which damaged relationships are restored. It is an act of the will, motivated by love. For Christians, Jesus’ death on a cross is the ultimate revelation of God’s all forgiving love, and his sacrifice stands as a source of inspiration to forgive others, no matter what the cost.


I can describe the key features of the values of Christianity which are expressed in stories.

To be able to understand and explain the feelings and actions of characters in a story.           


Listen to the story below then think about the story and the reason why Jesus told it.

The Prodigal Son - Luke 15: Animated Bible Story - Online Sunday School (

The Prodigal Son - Beginner's Bible