When we talk about the richest people in the world, what comes to mind are the reputable people and the likes of Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett, Prince Al-Assad, and others.
In a religious environment, we also have rich and famous pastors.
1. Bishop T. D Jakes is worth a net of $ 150.2 million
Thomas Dexter Jakes, known as Bishop T.D Jakes, is a renowned American pastor, Christian author, televangelist, singer, and filmmaker. Bishop T.D Jakes was born on June 9, 1957, in South Charleston, West Virginia, in the United States.
He is married to Serita Jakes, and together they both have beautiful children. Bishop T.D. Jakes is pastor of Potter’s House, an American mega-church. He has written many books, many of which are bestsellers.
Bishop T.D Jakes organizes an annual mega-festival that brings together more than 300,000 people and a yearly conference for women. Bishop T.D Jakes spread the Gospel to many people through televangelism.
Bishop T.D. Jakes is currently number 1 on the lists of the ten richest pastor in the world, with his net worth calculated to be $150.2 million.
2. Bishop David Oyedepo with a net worth of $150 million
Bishop David Oyedepo is a Nigerian preacher, founder, and pastor of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, also known as the Winners Chapel.
Bishop David was born on September 27, 1954, in Omuaran, a small town in the state of Kwara in southwestern Nigeria. He is married to Faith Abiola Oyedepo, and the couple has four beautiful children.
Bishop David Oyedepo is an investor in education and holds the largest shareholder of Covenant University and also the owner of Landmark University which are expensive universities in Nigeria
Bishop David Oyedepo has several Christian books that sell well on the Amazon. Among other things, he has a water production company called Hebron.
3. Pat Robertson with a net worth of $100 million
Pat Robertson is a well-known American pastor, Christian author, televangelist, media mogul, CEO, and politician. On March 22, 1930, Pastor Pat Robertson was born in Lexington, Virginia, United States.
Pastor Pat Robertson owes his wealth to participation in businesses and organizations. Pastor Pat Robertson owns a private university called Regent University in the United States, founded in 1977.
He is currently the Chancellor and owner of Regent University and is also President of the Christian Broadcasting Network. Pastor Pat Robertson has an estimated net worth of $100 million, making him one of the world’s wealthiest pastors.
4. Angel Uebert with a net worth $60 million
Uebert Angel is a well-known Zimbabwean pastor, Christian author, televangelist, speaker, businessman, and founder of the Spirit Embassy, which was later renamed Good News Church in October 2015.
Uebert Angel was born on September 6, 1978, in Masvingo, Zimbabwe. He is married to Beverly Angel. Pastor Uebert Angel is the founder of Angel Organization. He is also the founder of the Free Earth Humanitarian Organization, which ensures that people’s essential needs are met.
Pastor Uebert Angel is very wealthy and is currently number 4 on the list of the ten richest pastors in the world, with an estimated net worth of $60 million.
5. Chris Oyakhilome Net is worth $50 million
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is a well-known Nigerian pastor, Christian author, televangelist, speaker, and president of the founders of Believers Love World Ministries, popularly known as Christ Embassy.
On December 7, 1963, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome was born in Edo State, in the southern part of southern Nigeria. He was married to Reverend Anita, and together they have two children. Unfortunately, he and his wife, Anita, are divorced.
Pastor Chris has more than 50,000 members, owns newspapers, magazines, a local TV station, a record label, satellite TV, hotels, and is also into real estate. Pastor Chris is one of the wealthiest preachers and uses a tablet to teach the word of God.
6. Benny Hinn’s net worth is $52 million
Tourik Benedict, popularly known as Benny Hinn, is a well-known Israeli pastor, Christian author, televangelist, and speaker. On December 3, 1952, Benny Hinn was born in Jaffa, Israel.
Israeli televangelist Benny Hinn is best known for his “miraculous crusades,” revival encounters and faith healing summits, usually held in large stadiums in large cities, and watched by millions of people on various networks Christian television. He runs a television program called “This Is Your Day,” which is broadcasted worldwide.
Benny Hinn is among the top ten richest pastors with a net worth of $42 million.
7. Joel Osteen’s net worth of $40 million
Joel Osteen is a well-known American pastor, motivational speaker, Christian author, televangelist and founder of Lakewood Church. On March 5, 1963, Joel Osteen was born in Houston, Texas, in the United States. He is married to Victoria Osteen, and have two beautiful children.
Joel Osteen is a televangelist whose sermons are broadcasted and watched by more than 50 million viewers in more than 100 countries. This man of God is both the author and senior pastor of Lakewood Church, with more than 70,000 members.
Joel Osteen has a net worth of $40 million, which makes him one of the richest shepherds in the world.
8. Pastor Enoch Adeboye with a net worth of $39 million
He is a well-known Nigerian pastor, Christian author, televangelist, public speaker, and general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God. The pastor is also a mathematics professor.
On March 2, 1942, Pastor Enoch Adeboye was born in Ifewara, Osun State, in southwestern Nigeria. He is married to the pastor of Foluke, Adenike Adeboye.
He is one of the most popular pastors in Nigeria with churches in Nigeria and abroad. He also has an evangelical television station called Dove TV, which broadcasts his sermons and other religious programs.
He also has one of the most expensive universities in Nigeria known as the Redeemer University. Pastor Adeboye is estimated to have a net worth of $39 million.
9. Pastor Tshifhiwa Irene with a net worth of $35 million
Pastor Tshifhiwa Irene is a well-known South African pastor and head of the Divine Health World Service. She was born in Venda, Limpopo, South Africa.
Pastor Tshifhiwa Irene is a senior pastor, Christian author, and televangelist. She broadcasts her church programs on television and draws millions of people to watch her preaching and sermons.
Pastor Tshifhiwa Irene is very wealthy and is currently number 9 on the list of the ten richest pastors in the world, with an estimated net worth of $35 million.
10. Créflo dollar with a net worth of $32 million
Creflo Dollar is an American Bible teacher, pastor, and founder of Non-Dominational World Changers Church International, in Fulton, Georgia. On January 28, 1962, Creflo Dollar was born in College Park, Georgia, in the United States.
He is the founder of the Creflo Dollar Ministerial Association, the Creflo Dollar Ministries, and Arrow Records.
His success comes from the ministerial establishment in the United States. He has built a multi-million dollar ministry on the message “God’s will is for you to prosper in every way”.
Arrow Records is jointly monitored by the television evangelist and his wife, Taffi Dollar. Creflo Dollar has a net worth of $32 million