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By Roger C

This publication is an thought for these uncomfortable with the “God bit” in 12 Step restoration conferences and fellowships. A historical past of Agnostics in AA is an ideal mixture of 2 crucial elements for a booklet of this type: own event and research.

The ebook is split into 3 major components: Our background, difficulties in AA and relocating ahead. The background is going again to Jim Burwell, the 1st atheist in AA, and to the first actual agnostic AA conferences. It additionally faucets into the discrimination opposed to nonbelievers within the fellowship. within the moment half, a number of difficulties inside of Alcoholics nameless are mentioned, and this sort of seems to be “Conference-approved” literature. eventually, the final half, relocating ahead, is all a couple of secular flow gaining momentum inside of AA, promising to make AA much less God-focused, extra inclusive and hence extra modern.

The writer, Roger C, is the chief of the web site AA Agnostica. He was once the “resident atheist” on the college of non secular experiences at McGill college for numerous years and was once taken care of with actual recognize. it really is was hoping that over the years an identical popularity of nonbelievers in AA and different 12 Step restoration fellowships may be one of many result of A heritage of Agnostics in AA.

Our wish is that Alcoholics nameless adapts and strikes ahead, with better inclusivity. A historical past of Agnostics in AA is intended to give a contribution to that goal.

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