Practice These Principles
Living the Spiritual Disciplines and Virtues in 12-Step Recovery

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                                             Step 4

Step 4:
“Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves.”

Featured Quote:
“We did exactly the same thing with our lives. We took stock honestly. First, we searched the flaws in our make-up which caused our failure. Being convinced that self, manifested in various ways, was what had defeated us, we considered its common manifestations.” Big Book, p. 64

The Principles in Step 4:
The disciplines of self-examination, surrender
The virtues of willingness, humility, honesty, courage, diligence, perseverance

For a discussion of this Step, please see on this website “Practice These: The Discipline of Self-examination.”


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