Jean Hawkins participates in a prayer of forgiveness during a service at the Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Spartanburg on June 20, in honor of those shot and killed in a Charleston church days earlier.
Jean Hawkins participates in a prayer of forgiveness during a service at the Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Spartanburg on June 20, in honor of those shot and killed in a Charleston church days earlier. Tim Kimzey AP
Jean Hawkins participates in a prayer of forgiveness during a service at the Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Spartanburg on June 20, in honor of those shot and killed in a Charleston church days earlier. Tim Kimzey AP

Growing up with the mandate ‘you must forgive’

July 09, 2015 2:53 PM