Signs of the Times

AA Grapevine

From "Spiritual Experiences" by Bill in the AA Grapevine, monthly journal of Alcoholics Anonymous New York, New York

As most AAs have heard, I was the recipient in 1934 of a tremendous mystic experience or "illumination." It was accompanied by a sense of intense white light, by a sudden gift of faith in the goodness of God, and by a profound conviction of His presence. At first it was very natural for me to feel that this experience staked me out for somebody very special.

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November 24, 1962

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