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Sister Ignatia

Angel of Alcoholics Anonymous
  • By Mary C. Darrah
  • Foreword by Bill Pittman, John Cuthbert Ford
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This is the story of Sister Mary Ignatia Gavin, a hospital admissions officer who courageously arranged for the hospitalization of alcoholics when alcoholism was viewed as a weakness rather than a disease.
Sister Mary Ignatia Gavin epitomized the spirit of love, service, and honesty that today are the hallmarks of Alcoholics Anonymous. As a hospital admissions officer in the 1930s in Akron, Ohio, Sr. Ignatia befriended Dr. Bob Smith, co-founder of AA, and courageously arranged for the hospitalization of alcoholics at a time when alcoholism was viewed as a character weakness rather than a disease.

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    Product Specs
    • SKU: 9781568387468
    • Manufacturer: HAZELDEN PUB
    • Language of Text: English
    • ISBN 13: 9781568387468
    • Publication Date: 08/01/2001
    • Format: Paperback
    • Author: Mary C. Darrah
    • Page Count: 356
    • Width: 6.00 inches
    • Height: 0.96 inches
    • Length: 9.03 inches
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