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Father Greg Boyle

6 Tips for Fun and Success: Notes From the Real World

Adam Sulkowski | Posted 02.01.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Adam Sulkowski

I'm proud to call Greg my former student. At a recent meet-up we realized that, whatever we do, six maxims exist for generating and enjoying good outc...

The Making of a Murderer

Lisa Firestone | Posted 06.09.2015 | Crime
Lisa Firestone

If we are serious about preventing violence, we have to be serious about early intervention. We have to work together to prevent child abuse and build better mental health screening and services for younger people.

What To See At The 2012 LA Film Festival

Posted 06.12.2012 | Los Angeles

It's that time of year again, when Los Angeles comes together to celebrate a new and diverse slate of almost two hundred films (features, shorts and m...

Two Minutes of Wisdom With Father Gregory Boyle

Posted 04.23.2012 | Religion

Father Greg Boyle is a Jesuit Priest and the founder and Executive Director of Homeboy Industries, a non-profit that works with former gang members to...

Repairing Relations and Reflecting on the Death of our Enemies

Rabbi Joshua Levine Grater | Posted 07.08.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Joshua Levine Grater

I thought I had my ideas in order for what I wanted to say on bin Laden, and then I heard Father Greg Boyle at the Pasadena Mayor's Prayer Breakfast y...

Homeboy Industries: One Good Reason Homicides in L.A. are Down

Charles Annenberg Weingarten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Charles Annenberg Weingarten

In a community often painted with violence, hatred, misunderstanding and fear, a beacon of light shines for the gang-infested youth of South Central L.A. His name is Father Gregory Boyle.

Hope in the Fog of Fear

Rabbi Joshua Levine Grater | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rabbi Joshua Levine Grater

In her new book, Hope Will Find You, Rabbi Naomi Levy, makes a startling assertion, which is actually the title of her book. The book is another rema...

Homeboy Industries, Nation's Largest Anti-Gang Program, Lays Off 300 Workers

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

For over 20 years, Father Greg Boyle has worked to help Los Angeles gang members rebuild their lives. The organization Boyle founded, Homeboy Industri...

Homeboy: A Visit with Father Greg Boyle and 12,000 Former Gang Members

Tom Matlack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Tom Matlack

Father Greg explains that gang members can get their high school diploma, they can get counseling, they can get their tattoos removed. But ultimately the point is to find them work so they can become self-sufficient.

Greening Hollywood: Westside Story And Eastside Luv

Paige Donner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Paige Donner

Sort of a citywide festival of "You're great." "No, YOU'RE great."

Father Figure

GOOD Magazine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
GOOD Magazine

Father Greg Boyle wants to stop the causes of gang violence, instead of waiting to clean up the results.