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Convicted Killer Oscar Pistorius Now Prison Bible Study Leader To ‘Hardcore’ Inmates

Oscar Pistorius Prison Bible Study Leader
Source: MEGA

Dec. 28 2018, Published 5:57 p.m. ET

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Oscar Pistorius has gone from inmate to prison spiritual leader, his father revealed in a new interview.

Henke Pistorius told The Times that the double-amputee Paralympian, who shot to fame for his running skills on carbon lower-leg prostheses, has “always been a true child of God.”

The dad also noted the former athlete — nicknamed Blade Runner — was “making a difference to others” now that he’s locked up.

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“They are hardcore chaps, the problem people in the prison, but now they are all meeting to follow the Bible once or twice a week,” revealed the elder Pistorius.

“I have no doubt that Oscar has changed the environment in the prison for the better, he is helping to mediate between people and is having a positive influence,” he continued.

“He can feel he is making a difference to others who really needed a difference to be made — to give their lives meaning, purpose and some hope. As a result, things have also improved for him. It's a wonderful story.”

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As RadarOnline.com has reported, Pistorius, 32, is serving time behind bars  in South Africa for the 2013 murder of his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, who he shot through a bathroom door and claimed he thought an intruder was breaking into his home.

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