Upside Down Podcast

Episode 46 - Father Gregory Boyle Talks Kinship, Compassion, and Hope in Suffering

November 12, 2018 Season 3 Episode 46
Upside Down Podcast
Episode 46 - Father Gregory Boyle Talks Kinship, Compassion, and Hope in Suffering
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Upside Down Podcast
Episode 46 - Father Gregory Boyle Talks Kinship, Compassion, and Hope in Suffering
Nov 12, 2018 Season 3 Episode 46
Kayla Craig, Lindsy Wallace
Father Gregory Boyle of Homeboy Industries sits down with us to share what three decades of working with gang members in Los Angeles has taught him about faith, compassion and the enduring power of kinship. He generously answers complicated questions about prayer in suffering, shares about seeing the image of God in those on the margins, and shares beautiful examples of unconditional love during dif­ficult times.
Show Notes

Get ready for a very special conversation with Father Gregory Boyle, founder of Homeboy Industries, the largest gang intervention, rehab and re-entry program in the United States. Father G sat down with Kayla Craig during his visit to Iowa to discuss kinship, compassion, and hope in suffering. We welcome you into this intimate conversation. Soak up Father G's tender, funny, and compassionate wisdom from years living a faithful life of kinship with those on the margins.

As CEO of Homeboy Industries, Father Gregory Boyle has dedicated his life to loving L.A.'s most marginalized individuals. Homeboy Industries started in 1988 and employs and trains former gang members in a range of social enterprises, as well as provides critical services to 15,000 men and women who walk through its doors every year seeking a better life. Father G has become a beloved beacon of hope around the world and after this episode, you'll know why.

In this episode, we: 

Join us as we hear words of wisdom from Father G, who generously shares his heart with us and answers all of our nosy questions. He also lets us know what books he's reading lately!

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