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Additional Reading

Mahoney A, Rye MS, Pargament KI. When the sacred is violated: desecration as a unique challenge to forgiveness. In: Worthington EL Jr, ed. Handbook of Forgiveness. New York: Brunner-Routledge; 2005:57-72.
Pies R. Becoming a Mensch. Lanham, MD: Hamilton Books; 2011