Nelson Mandela's Bodyguard visits Open House

Nelson Mandela’s Bodyguard visits Open House

You say the name ‘Nelson Mandela’, and for most it reminds us of the man who remains one of history’s greatest supporter’s of freedom, purpose, and truth.  For his bodyguard Rory Steyn though, Mandela wasn’t always seen in this way. First thinking of him as a terrorist, it wasn’t until Steyn found himself literally having to work […]

By Leigh HatcherMonday 29 Oct 2012Open House InterviewsInspirational StoriesReading Time: 1 minute

Nelson Mandela's bodyguard Rory Steyn visits Open House

You say the name ‘Nelson Mandela’, and for most it reminds us of the man who remains one of history’s greatest supporter’s of freedom, purpose, and truth. 
 

For his bodyguard Rory Steyn though, Mandela wasn’t always seen in this way.
 
First thinking of him as a terrorist, it wasn’t until Steyn found himself literally having to work one step behind this great man, that his transformation away from the white-supremacist regime began.
 
On Open House last night, Rory told his powerful story, with rare glimpses into the life of one of our greatest world-changers. 

Audio: Rory Steyn on Open House: