Kinship

We hope you find here reminders of our intrinsic kinship.

“The measure of our compassion lies not in our service to those on the margins but only in our willingness to see ourselves in kinship with them.”

Father Gregory Boyle

“Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you haven’t learned anything.”

Muhammad Ali

“You have to be able to imagine lives that are not yours.”

Wendell Berry

“I expect that if kinship was our goal we would no longer be promoting justice, we would be celebrating it.”

Father Gregory Boyle

“We have all known the long loneliness, and we have found that the answer is community.”

Dorothy Day

“Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity can not survive.”

His Holiness the Dalai Lama

“No us and them. Just us.”

Father Gregory Boyle

“One love. One heart. One destiny.”

Bob Marley

“You are the light of the world.”

Jesus