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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 THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... hand.   BB The Family Afterward, p.124  
The miracle of reconciliation was at hand.


2.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... hand.   BB A Vision For You, pp.162-163  
And so can you, though you be but one man with this book in your hand.


3.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... hand -- and strange as this may seem ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxix  
On the other hand -- and strange as this may seem to those who do not understand -- once a psychic change has occurred, the very same person who seemed doomed, who had so many problems he despaired of ever solving them, suddenly finds himself easily able to control his desire for alcohol, the only effort necessary being that required to follow a few simple rules.


4.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... hand and we became alcoholics.   12&12 Step Four, p.47  
We thought "conditions" drove us to drink, and when we tried to correct these conditions and found that we couldn't to our entire satisfaction, our drinking went out of hand and we became alcoholics.


5.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... hand, at the same time avoiding certain ...   BB A Vision For You, p.162  
This practice enables us to lend a hand, at the same time avoiding certain alluring distractions of the road, about which any traveling man can inform you.(*)


6.
View TRADITION THREE essay   ... hand brushed the bureau near by, touching ...   12&12 Tradition Three, p.145  
As he tossed on his bed, his hand brushed the bureau near by, touching a book.


7.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... hand, he may be mean, egotistical, selfish ...   BB How It Works, p.61  
On the other hand, he may be mean, egotistical, selfish and dishonest.


8.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... hand in hand with the Spirit of ...   BB Into Action, p.75  
We feel we are on the Broad Highway, walking hand in hand with the Spirit of the Universe.


9.
View TRADITION FIVE essay   ... hand in his domestic and business affairs?   12&12 Tradition Five, p.153  
Suppose I'd suggested that I'd take a hand in his domestic and business affairs?


10.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... hand of God.   BB There Is A Solution, p.28  
What seemed at first a flimsy reed, has proved to be the loving and powerful hand of God.


11.
View STEP ELEVEN essay   ... hand of God seemed heavy or even ...   12&12 Step Eleven, p.105  
He will also report that out of every season of grief or suffering, when the hand of God seemed heavy or even unjust, new lessons for living were learned, new resources of courage were uncovered, and that finally, inescapably, the conviction came that God does "move in a mysterious way His wonders to perform."


12.
View TRADITION THREE essay   ... hand of Providence early gave us a ...   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.


13.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... hand on a hot stove.   BB There Is A Solution, p.24  
There is a complete failure of the kind of defense that keeps one from putting his hand on a hot stove.


14.
View TRADITION TWO essay   ... hand on A.A. in this town.   12&12 Tradition Two, p.133  
They say to one another, "Perhaps it would be a good idea if we continue to keep a firm hand on A.A. in this town.


15.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... hand that father has, at the outset, ...   BB The Family Afterward, p.128  
Assume on the other hand that father has, at the outset, a stirring spiritual experience.


16.
View TRADITION FOUR essay   ... hand them currency for their back debts; ...   12&12 Tradition Four, p.147  
Beginning on the ground floor there would be a club; in the second story they would sober up drunks and hand them currency for their back debts; the third deck would house an educational project -- quite noncontroversial, of course.


17.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... hand, they took nothing, their self-pity made ...   BB To Wives, p.105  
If, on the other hand, they took nothing, their self-pity made them killjoys.


18.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... hand trembled so I could not hold ...   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.174  
When I went in to write the examinations, my hand trembled so I could not hold a pencil.


19.
View STEP ONE essay   ... hand, we have warped our minds into ...   12&12 Step One, p.21  
It is truly awful to admit that, glass in hand, we have warped our minds into such an obsession for destructive drinking that only an act of Providence can remove it from us.


20.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... hand when drinking.   BB To Wives, p.109  
He often gets entirely out of hand when drinking.


21.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... hand with the Spirit of the Universe.   BB Into Action, p.75  
We feel we are on the Broad Highway, walking hand in hand with the Spirit of the Universe.


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