Join the Yale International Alliance and the Yale Divinity School for a heartfelt conversation with Father Gregory Boyle, founder of Homeboy Industries, and Gregory E. Sterling, dean of Yale Divinity School.
How can one experience real “life after death” on earth and who serves as witness? Is it possible for humanity to recognize and embrace our common kindship and cast away the illusion of our separation so that there is no “us and them”, but only “we together”?
These are questions addressed by Father Gregory Boyle during his over 3-decade long gang intervention and rehabilitation work. The stunning results of his work are changing the way we think about, give meaning to and build our “complete life” that transcends and unites various human belief systems. This “complete life” brings humanity together through our shared vulnerabilities and discovering our true selves through connection and community. Through inclusion, compassion, and love, thousands of witnesses have confirmed it’s indeed possible to experience life transformations regardless how hopeless one’s life circumstances are once we realize the separation is only an illusion.
What: Healing with Hope: In Conversation with Father Gregory Boyle
When: Wednesday, March 2, 2022 | 4:00pm ET / 9:00pm GMT
Registration: Register Here
About Father Boyle:
Father Gregory Boyle (lovingly called as “Father G”) is an American Jesuit priest and founder of Homeboy Industries, the largest gang intervention and rehabilitation program in the world. He is the recipient of the California Peace Prize and has been inducted into the California Hall of Fame. In 2014 he was named by the White House a Champion of Change. Currently, he serves as a committee member of California Governor Gavin Newsom’s Economic and Job Recovery Task Force. The Homeboy Industries is serving around 15,000 marginalized fellow humans each year to regain the meaning in their lives and become caring and inspiring members of our society. Father G is the author of three “Power-Series” books: “Tattoos on the Heart – the Power of Boundless Compassion”; “Barking to the Choir – the Power of Radical Kindship” and “The Whole Language – the Power of Extravagant Tenderness.” In these books, Father G has made important contribution in redefining spirituality for the 21st century.
Learn more about the Homeboy Industries: watch the video