"Sought through prayer and meditation 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."
Divine Therapy

Divine Therapy

In this major new work Thomas Keating reflects on the wisdom and legacy of the Alcoholics Anonymous Twelve Step Method


Explore 12-Step Spirituality MN

Explore 12-Step Spirituality MN


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Tom S 2015 Interview

Tom S 2015 Interview

2015 Interview with Tom S. about his

recovery and Centering Prayer.

Tom S. & Fr. Thomas Keating, co-authors of 

Divine Therapy and Addiction.  

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Upcoming 12-Step CP Retreats

Upcoming 12-Step CP Retreats

We have listed the 12-Step Meditation retreats on our events page.

Click the link below to get the details of an event in your area.


On-line Centering Prayer

On-line Centering Prayer

Contemplative Outreach is partnering with MeditationChapel.org to offer user-friendly online Centering Prayer groups. A new online 12 Step Centering Prayer meeting is STARTING in OCTOBER!


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Your donation will help support OUR VISION to pass on the gift of Centering Prayer as an 11th step practice and related spiritual practices to those in recovery.


There is a direct linkage among self-examination, meditation, and prayer. Taken separately, these practices can bring much relief and benefit. But when they are logically related and interwoven, the result is an unshakable foundation for life.

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Quick About Us

Our Vision: The vision of 12-Step Outreach is to pass on the gift of Centering Prayer and related spiritual practices to improve our conscious contact with a God of our understanding , wherever there is a desire for deeper healing from anyone in 12-Step recovery.

Our Mission: We are 12 Step people who practice Centering Prayer as our 11th Step and pass it on to others in 12 Step recovery.

Our Purpose: The purpose of 12 Step Outreach is to support one another in the process of spiritual transformation through the practice of Centering Prayer