Bishop T.D. Jakes Helps Ex-Convicts in Texas

More than half of released convicts will return to jail within three years. To combat this issue, TORI, a non-profit organization led by Bishop T.D. Jakes, helps prisoners avoid a second term by various means of life and spiritual coaching. Bishop Jakes spoke to ESSENCE.com about the importance of the year-long program, how it can positively affect a convict's life, and the graduation ceremony last weekend. Read more: Bishop T.D. Jakes: Has a Lesson for Women A Tribute to Bishop T.D. Jakes
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