—Much of the recent study has looked at the relationship between five factor of personality and forgiveness. Recent evidence indicates that five factor of personality and spirituality plays a strong role in the study of forgiveness. This study sought to determine whether personality and spirituality accounted for a significant portion of forgiveness of self and forgiveness of others. Results using Bivariate Correlations models indicated that Emotional Stability was significantly positively related to forgiveness; Agreeableness was positively related to forgiveness of self and forgiveness of others. Moreover, extraversion and conscientiousness was significantly positively related to forgiveness of self and forgiveness of others. In order, spirituality explained a significant positively related to forgiveness of self and forgiveness of others.
—Forgiveness, five-factor model of personality, spirituality.
Hafnidar is with the Malikussaleh University, Lhokseumawe (e-mail: email@example.com).
Cite:Hafnidar, "The Relationship among Five Factor Model of Personality, Spirituality, and Forgiveness," International Journal of Social Science and Humanity vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 167-170, 2013.