A Pastor is an ordained leader of a Christian congregation. Many pastors worldwide are serving humanity by providing guidance to people belonging to the community. Some of them have become very rich through their churches and other investments. These millionaire men of God are known all over the world. This list is based on Celebrity Net Worth and Forbes evaluation.
10) Joseph Prince – Net worth: $5 Million (Singapore)
A Singaporean pastor was reported that earned an annual salary of $550,000. The senior pastor of the New Creation Church in Singapore is Pastor Joseph Prince. The financial income of New Creation Church was reported at $44.7 million US dollars in 2008. He hosts a religious program called “Destined to Reign.” and he has addressed many congregations worldwide.
9) Chris Okotie – Net worth: $10 Million (Nigeria)
In the 1980s, Chris Okotie was a pop musician. He embraced the Bible and set up one of Nigeria’s most flamboyant congregations, the Household of God Church. He loves automobiles and owns several posh cars which include a Mercedes S600, Rolls-Royce, Hummer and Porsche.
8) Matthew Ashimolowo – Net worth: $10 Million (Nigeria)
The largest Pentecostal church in the United Kingdom is Matthew Ashimolowo’s Kingsway International Christian Center. It earns profit of more than $10 million and has assets worth more than $40 million.
7) T.B. Joshua – Net worth: $15 Million (Nigeria)
Nigeria’s most powerful, controversial and philanthropic preacher is Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua. He is the head of the Synagogue Church of all Nations (SCOAN), he founded this congregation in 1987. This christian minister, televangelist and faith healer is a big giver; his humanitarian works include education, healthcare and rehabilitation programs. He is also the owner of a Christian televi sion network, Emmanuel TV.
6) T. D. Jakes – Net worth: $18 Million (United States)
The Potter’s House, a non-denominational American mega-church that has over 30,000 members, and Bishop T. D. Jakes is the apostle/bishop. MegaFest, his ministry’s annual revival draws more than 100,000 people.
5) Billy Graham – Net worth: $25 Million (United States)
A southern Baptist, Billy Graham earned a celebrity status when his sermons were broadcast on radio and TV stations all over the USA. In 1950, he founded the Billy Graham Evangelist Association.
4) Creflo Dollar – Net worth: $27 Million (United States)
Creflo Dollar, an american televangelist, pastor is also a Word of Faith teacher. He is the founder of the non-denominational World Changers Church International. He has built a multimillion dollar ministry on the message “It is the will of God for you to prosper in every way.”
3) Benny Hinn – Net worth: $42 Million (United States)
Benny Hinn, an Israeli-American televangelist earned wealth through his ministry and evangelical program. He is known for his regular miracle healing crusades, this are held in large stadiums in major cities and are being broadcast in the TV.
2) Chris Oyakhilome – Net worth: $50 Million (Nigeria)
The church of Chris Oyakhilome, Christ Embassy has more than 40,000 members, several of them are entrepreneurs and politicians that are successful. This pastor’s diversified interests include magazines, newspapers, a TV station, a record label, hotels, satellite TV and real estate.
1) David Oyedepo – Net worth: $150 Million (Nigeria)
The richest pastor in Nigeria and the world is Bishop David Oyedepo. He is the founder of the Living Faith World Outreach Ministry. It has grown to become one of Africa’s largest congregations ever since he founded this ministry in 1981. There are three services every Sunday in The Faith Tabernacle that he hosts. This prosperous pastor owns private jets and homes in the US and the UK.
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