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1, Part 1 "We admitted we were powerless over alcohol - that our lives had become unmanageable." The Doctor's Opinion
(Entire Chapter)
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1, Part 2 "We admitted we were powerless over alcohol - that our lives had become unmanageable." There is a Solution (Entire Chapter)
Appendix II: Spiritual Experience (pp 569 or 567)
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2, Part 1 "Came to believe that a power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity."

More About Alcoholism (Entire Chapter)

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 2, Part 2  "Came to believe that a power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity." We Agnostics (Entire Chapter) 4
 3 "Made a decision to turn our will and our lives over the care of God as we understood him." How it Works (pp 56-64)
Ends with "... causes and conditions."
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 4, Part1:
Resentment
"Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves." How it Works (pp 64-67)
Ends with "... these matters straight."
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 4, Part 2:
Fear
"Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves."  How it Works (pp 67-68)
Ends with "... outgrow fear." 
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 4, Part 3:
Sex Conduct
"Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves."  How it Works (pp 68-71) 8
 5 "Admitted to God, to ourselves, and to another human being the exact nature of our wrongs."

Into Action (pp 72-75)
Begins with "Returning home ..."
Ends with "... without sand?"

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6 & 7 "Were entirely ready to have God remove all these defects of character."
"Humbly asked Him to remove our shortcomings."

Into Action (pp 75-76)
Begins with "Returning home ..."
Ends with "... completed Step Seven."

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8 & 9 "Made a list of all persons we had harmed, and became willing to make amends to them all."
"Made direct amends to such people wherever possible, except when to do so would injure them or others."

Into Action (pp 76-84)
Begins with "Now we need ..."
Ends with "... work for them."

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 10 "Continued to take personal inventory and when we were wrong, promptly admitted it." Into Action (pp 84-85)
Begins with "This thought brought ..."
Ends with "... that means more action."
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11 "Sought through prayer and mediation to improve our conscious contact with God as we understood Him, praying only for knowledge of His will for us and the power to carry that out." Into Action (pp 85-88)
Begins with "Step Eleven ..."
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12, Part 1 "Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to alcoholics and to practice these principles in all our affairs." Working with Others (pp 89 - 96)
Ends with "... of their chance."
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12, Part 2 "Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to alcoholics and to practice these principles in all our affairs." Working with Others (pp 96 - 103)
Begins with "Suppose now you are ..."
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