Pat Aboud, changing Prisoners’ lives

We are called to live our Christian values in whatever we do. Read this inspirational story of a man of Maronite heritage.

‘Over lunch – an old-school hamburger with beetroot – I realise what kind of a man Aboud might really be. Amid all the misery and hopelessness, he still sees the possibility of redemption. He desperately wants to give the best inmates another chance. He has a home a long drive away in the north-western suburb of Kellyville, a wife who is also a prison officer (they met at the Corrective Services Academy), and three children, but he spends much of his spare time trying to help the men he keeps locked up.’

Read more here:

http://www.smh.com.au/good-weekend/how-pat-aboud-head-of-sydneys-long-bay-is-changing-prisoners-lives-20170301-guoqjt.html


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