Finding God, with the poor, in our poverty
Boyle, Greg, S.J.
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Finding God, with the poor, in our poverty. A Special Evening of Reflection on The Two Standards and Our Culture Today: A talk by Greg Boyle, S.J. at Creighton University on February 4th, 2002We invited Fr. Greg Boyle to come to Creighton and be the second speaker in our series on “The Two Standards” and our how they touch our world today. Tonight he will share with us his experiences of finding God with the poor and in our own poverty. Fr. Greg Boyle, S.J. is a member of the California province of the Society of Jesus. He is the founder and director of Jobs For A Future/Homeboy Industries, an employment referral center and economic development program for at-risk and gang-involved youth in East Los Angeles. Until 1992, Fr. Boyle spent six years as pastor of Dolores Mission, the poorest parish in the Los Angeles Archdiocese. The parish is located in public housing developments and has the highest concentration of gang activity in the city.Video: 1 hour, 14 minutes