Home Page

164 and More  on all your devices  ...  Learn More

Search "164 and More"
 
The Book "164 and More"
 
About Recovery Press

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


Click the page number or the book cover icon    to view that page in the literature.


1.
  ... sponsor already has the advantage of knowing ...  12&12 Step Five, p.61
Besides, your sponsor already has the advantage of knowing something about your case.


2.
  ... sponsor, but not necessarily so.  12&12 Step Five, p.61
This person may turn out to be one's sponsor, but not necessarily so.


3.
  ... sponsor continues, "Take, for example, my own ...  12&12 Step Two, p.26
The sponsor continues, "Take, for example, my own case.


4.
  ... sponsor's ear alone.  12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.185
Enthusiastic over the spectacular recovery of a brother alcoholic, we'd sometimes discuss those intimate and harrowing aspects of his case meant for his sponsor's ear alone.


5.
  ... sponsor, "is a very good question indeed.  12&12 Step Two, p.26
"That," agrees the sponsor, "is a very good question indeed.


6.
  ... sponsor or spiritual adviser, earnestly asking God's ...  12&12 Step Nine, p.86
Do we lay the matter before our sponsor or spiritual adviser, earnestly asking God's help and guidance -- meanwhile resolving to do the right thing when it becomes clear, cost what it may?


7.
  ... sponsor or spiritual adviser, we make a ...  12&12 Step Ten, p.89
Then there are those occasions when alone, or in the company of our sponsor or spiritual adviser, we make a careful review of our progress since the last time.


8.
  ... sponsor points out that our friend's life ...  12&12 Step Three, p.39
Of course the sponsor points out that our friend's life is still unmanageable even though he is sober, that after all, only a bare start on A.A.'s program has been made.


9.
  ... sponsor probably points out that the newcomer ...  12&12 Step Four, p.46
The sponsor probably points out that the newcomer has some assets which can be noted along with his liabilities.


10.
  ... sponsor probably says, "Take it easy.  12&12 Step Two, p.26
His sponsor probably says, "Take it easy.


11.
  ... sponsor promptly proves by talking freely and ...  12&12 Step Four, p.46
This the sponsor promptly proves by talking freely and easily, and without exhibitionism, about his own defects, past and present.


12.
  ... sponsor sold me one idea, and that ...  12&12 Tradition Five, p.154
Years later, this tough Irish customer liked to say, "My sponsor sold me one idea, and that was sobriety.


13.
  ... sponsor usually laughs.  12&12 Step Two, p.26
At this juncture, his A.A. sponsor usually laughs.


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.

Top of Screen  Top