Liberal Quakerism and 12 step spirituality: realised universalism? The Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) website records 156 AA meetings being held each week at Quaker Meeting Houses in Britain. In his introduction to Beyond My Control, Alex Wildwood notes that: More than one author draws the analogy between Quaker Meeting for Worship and the 12 Step group, and …∞
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Do You Belong To The Group? I have often heard Alcoholics Anonymous and other 12 step group members say they belonged to this or that group and began to wonder about what is really entailed in belonging to an AA group. Tradition 1 suggests our common welfare should come first, personal recovery depends upon AA …∞
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