From the September 1999 magazine.

Your Move

Invitation to discussion


Responses from readers to the February and May 1999 issues on the topic of using the Lord's Prayer at AA meetings.

I found it interesting that your May issue contained both a letter objecting to the pernicious chantings at the close of meetings and an article objecting to the recitation of the Lord's Prayer at the end of meetings. I do not participate in the chanting, and it gives me a resentment, but I do participate in the Lord's Prayer. As any other alcoholic, I have always had a problem with alienation--feeling different, special, superior, inferior--and...

-- Anonymous

Hampton, New Jersey