School Shooting Victim Left Message of Forgiveness in Journal Before Sudden Death

"When deep injury is done to us, we never recover until we forgive...Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future."

The above quote is from Mary Karen Read's last words in her journal entry before her death in the Virginia Tech shooting in 2007.

Mary Karen Read

Here's a related video, made in memory of this young girl by Cru at UCF. It will inspired you to forgive those who have hurt you. For many people, this video means more than words can describe.

Forgiveness is a powerful gift a human soul possesses from God. It is the key to moving on.

"No matter how many times i watch this, i always end up in tears... God is really amazing," one viewer said on YouTube.