The Contemplative Dimension of the 12 Steps
By Thomas Keating
Session 13: The 12 Steps and Centering Prayer
Fr. Thomas returns to quotes from Bill W that describe his struggles with the human condition and daily life. In finding references from Bill W’s writing Fr. Thomas notes that while Centering Prayer and the 12 Steps come from different places, they seem to reach the same conclusion: the way to true happiness, freedom, and love is a genuine, healthy dependence on God.