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DEBTORS ANONYMOUS Prayers

Serenity Prayer |  3rd Step Prayer  |  7th Step Prayer  |   11th Step Prayer


SERENITY PRAYER

GOD
Grant Me The Serenity
To Accept The Things I Cannot Change
The Courage
To Change The Things I Can
And The Wisdom
To Know The Difference.


THIRD STEP PRAYER

God, I offer myself to Thee -
to build with me and do with me as Thou wilt.
Relieve me of the bondage of self,
that I may better do Thy will.
Take away my difficulties,
that victory over them may bear witness
to those I would help of Thy Power,
Thy Love, and Thy Way of Life.
May I do Thy will always!


DA THIRD STEP PRAYER

Higher Power -
I stand before you ready to be transformed.
I place myself in your hands.
Guide me on my recovery path.
Remove my compulsive debting,
my self-centered fear, and my own self will.
May I shine to others as a beacon of your power.
May I choose to remain on your path always.


SEVENTH STEP PRAYER

My Creator,
I am now willing that you should
have all of me, good and bad.
I pray that you now remove from me
every single defect of character
which stands in the way of my usefulness
to you and my fellows.
Grant me strength, as I go from here,
to do your bidding, Amen.


DA SEVENTH STEP PRAYER

Higher Power,
I stand ready to carry your message to others.
Remove from me the shortcomings and fears holding me back.
Help me be who you would have me be.
May I choose to remain on your path always.


ELEVENTH STEP PRAYER

Lord, make me a channel of Thy peace
that where there is hatred,
I may bring love
that where there is wrong,
I may bring the spirit of forgiveness
that where there is discord,
I may bring harmony
that where there is error,
I may bring truth
that where there is doubt,
I may bring faith
that where there are shadows,
I may bring light
that where there is sadness,
I may bring joy.
Lord, grant that I may seek rather
to comfort,than to be comforted
to understand, than to be understood
to love, than to be loved.
For it is by self-forgetting
that one finds.
It is by forgiving
that one is forgiven.
It is by dying
that one awakens to Eternal Life.
Amen.