A History of Agnostics in AA by Roger C

By Roger C

This publication is an thought for these uncomfortable with the “God bit” in 12 Step restoration conferences and fellowships. A heritage of Agnostics in AA is an ideal mixture of 2 crucial elements for a e-book of this kind: own adventure and research.

The booklet is split into 3 major elements: Our heritage, 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, numerous difficulties inside of Alcoholics nameless are mentioned, and the sort of seems to be “Conference-approved” literature. eventually, the final half, relocating ahead, is all a few secular circulate gaining momentum inside of AA, promising to make AA much less God-focused, extra inclusive and therefore extra modern.

The writer, Roger C, is the executive of the web site AA Agnostica. He used to be the “resident atheist” on the college of spiritual reviews at McGill collage for numerous years and was once taken care of with actual recognize. it really is was hoping that through the years an identical recognition of nonbelievers in AA and different 12 Step restoration fellowships could be one of many result of A background of Agnostics in AA.

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

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