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The Resource Tattoos on the heart : the power of boundless compassion, Gregory Boyle

Tattoos on the heart : the power of boundless compassion, Gregory Boyle

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Tattoos on the heart : the power of boundless compassion
Title
Tattoos on the heart
Title remainder
the power of boundless compassion
Statement of responsibility
Gregory Boyle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Father Boyle started Homeboy Industries nearly 20 years ago, which has served members of more than half of the gangs in Los Angeles. This collection presents parables about kinship and the sacredness of life drawn from Boyle's years of working with gangs
Summary
A Jesuit priest shares anecdotes from his life of working in broken-down urban areas with underprivileged children, describing how he helped them to find faith and embrace such values as patience, self-worth, and kinship
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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352531
Cataloging source
DLC
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Boyle, Greg
Dewey number
277.9494083
Index
no index present
LC call number
BV4517
LC item number
.B665 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Boyle, Greg
  • Church work with juvenile delinquents
  • Christian life
Target audience
adult
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the power of boundless compassion
Label
Tattoos on the heart : the power of boundless compassion, Gregory Boyle
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Publication
Contents
Dolores Mission and Homeboy Industries -- God, I guess -- Dis-grace -- Compassion -- Water, oil, flame -- Slow work -- Jurisdiction -- Gladness -- Success -- Kinship
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xv, 217 p.
Isbn
9781439153024
Lccn
2009032970
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o424555446
  • (OCoLC)424555446
Label
Tattoos on the heart : the power of boundless compassion, Gregory Boyle
Publication
Contents
Dolores Mission and Homeboy Industries -- God, I guess -- Dis-grace -- Compassion -- Water, oil, flame -- Slow work -- Jurisdiction -- Gladness -- Success -- Kinship
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xv, 217 p.
Isbn
9781439153024
Lccn
2009032970
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o424555446
  • (OCoLC)424555446

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