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From the books  ...  Alcoholics Anonymous (Big Book) and Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions (12 & 12)


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1.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... gave a dinner for many of his ...   BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xviii  
In the spring of 1940, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. gave a dinner for many of his friends to which he invited A.A. members to tell their stories.


2.
View TRADITION SEVEN essay   ... gave a timid talk on how broke ...   12&12 Tradition Seven, p.163  
During the intermission, the treasurer gave a timid talk on how broke the club was.


3.
View FOREWORD   ... gave A.A. its present form, substance, and ...   12&12 Foreword, p.18  
The Tradition section of this volume portrays in some detail the experience which finally produced the Twelve Traditions and so gave A.A. its present form, substance, and unity.


4.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... gave Alcoholics Anonymous this letter:   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxv  
A well-known doctor, chief physician at a nationally prominent hospital specializing in alcoholic and drug addiction, gave Alcoholics Anonymous this letter:


5.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... gave him Dr. Silkworth's description of alcoholism ...   BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xvi  
But when the broker gave him Dr. Silkworth's description of alcoholism and its hopelessness, the physician began to pursue the spiritual remedy for his malady with a willingness he had never before been able to muster.


6.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... gave his life to the care and ...   BB A Vision For You, p.158  
On the third day the lawyer gave his life to the care and direction of his Creator, and said he was perfectly willing to do anything necessary.


7.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... gave his medical services without thought of ...   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.171  
To 1950, the year of his death, he carried the A.A. message to more than 5,000 alcoholic men and women, and to all these he gave his medical services without thought of charge.


8.
View APPENDIX II, Spiritual Experience   ... gave many readers the impression that these ...   BB Appendix II, Spiritual Experience, p.567  
Yet it is true that our first printing gave many readers the impression that these personality changes, or religious experiences, must be in the nature of sudden and spectacular upheavals.


9.
View TRADITION FIVE essay   ... gave me!   12&12 Tradition Five, p.152  
What a freeze that drunk gave me!


10.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... gave me a few drinks that night, ...   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.179  
He came and got me home and to bed, gave me a few drinks that night, and one bottle of beer the next morning.


11.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... gave me information about the subject of ...   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.180  
He gave me information about the subject of alcoholism which was undoubtedly helpful.


12.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... gave me my credits and I migrated ...   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.173  
After many painful discussions, they finally gave me my credits and I migrated to another of the leading universities of the country and entered as a Junior that Fall.


13.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... gave the directions.   BB The Family Afterward, p.131  
Mother made all the plans and gave the directions.


14.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... gave the matter much time and study ...   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.178  
I gave the matter much time and study for the next two and a half years, but I still got tight every night nevertheless.


15.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... gave the spiritual side of life a ...   BB We Agnostics, p.50  
We never gave the spiritual side of life a fair hearing.


16.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... gave up our positions and off we ...   BB Bill's Story, p.2  
We gave up our positions and off we roared on a motorcycle, the sidecar stuffed with tent, blankets, a change of clothes, and three huge volumes of a financial reference service.


17.
View TRADITION THREE essay   ... gave us a sign that any alcoholic ...   12&12 Tradition Three, p.145  
So the hand of Providence early gave us a sign that any alcoholic is a member of our Society when he says so.


18.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... gave us brains to use.   BB Into Action, p.86  
Under these conditions we can employ our mental faculties with assurance, for after all God gave us brains to use.


19.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... gave us instincts for a purpose.   12&12 Step Four, p.42  
Creation gave us instincts for a purpose.


20.
View STEP FIVE essay   ... gave us our lives in the first ...   12&12 Step Five, p.59  
If the Creator gave us our lives in the first place, then He must know in every detail where we have since gone wrong.


21.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... gave us this letter, has been kind ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxvi  
The physician who, at our request, gave us this letter, has been kind enough to enlarge upon his views in another statement which follows.


22.
View STEP TEN essay   ... gave us trouble; and as for the ...   12&12 Step Ten, p.92  
Most of us must admit that we have loved but a few; that we have been quite indifferent to the many so long as none of them gave us trouble; and as for the remainder -- well, we have really disliked or hated them.


The 164 and More™ Book, eBook, and Web Site are all CONCORDANCES which display passages from the Big Book Alcoholics Anonymous, the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, and the A.A. Grapevine (A.A. Preamble only).  Sorting and rendering passages in the proprietary format of the 164 and More concordance does not in any way imply affiliation with or endorsement by either Alcoholics Anonymous World Services Inc., or the A.A. Grapevine, Inc.  Further A.A.W.S. Inc. and the A.A. Grapevine Inc. have no objection to the use of this material in the 164 and More concordance.

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