Forward Together Lecture Series of March 17, 2017
Barking to the Choir: Now Entering the Kinship of God
by Jesuit Father Gregory J. Boyle
HELPING GANG MEMBERS TO CHANGE THEIR LIVES
Reverend Greg Boyle, S.J. could be described as an individual who goes where others fear to tread. He is founder and Executive Director of Homeboy Industries of Los Angeles, California, the largest and most successful gang intervention and rehabilitation program in the world.
Boyle was the guest speaker at the ninth annual Forward Together lecture series sponsored by the University of Regina and its three federated colleges, Campion and Luther, and the First Nations University of Canada.
He begins his talks with the phrase, “It’s the privilege of my life to have worked with gang members and it will never come when I have more courage or be any more noble or be closer to God than the thousands and thousands of men and women who have walked through our doors...Read More