A pastor is an ordained Christian leader who has spiritual charge over a congregation or a religious group.
Pastors were once classified as poor and wretched who lived from hand to mouth. But in this new dispensation, pastors are known as one of the richest people in the world. They are also known to own luxurious mansions, fleet of cars, and businesses.
However, in this article, we have compiled the list of 20 top richest pastors in the world. Relax and read on to find out more.
Top 20 Richest Pastor In The World
- Reverend Obofour
Rev. Obofour is the founder and leader of the Anointed Palace Chapel. He was born Kwaku Agyei Antwi. Similarly, Reverend is believed to have one of the largest Churches in Ghana. He has a net worth of $ 6.1 million.
- Dr. Mensah Otabil
Pastor Dr. Mensah Otabli is the founder and leader of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC). In addition, he has a net worth of $ 6.3 million and is the third richest pastors in Ghana.
- Apostle Kwadwo Safo
Currently, he is the founder and leader of Christo Asafo Church. He is also the founder of the Automobile Company, Kantanka Automobile. He has a net worth of $ 6.5 million.
- Archbishop Nicholas Duncan Williams
Archbishop Nicholas Duncan Williams Is the general overseer of the Christian Action Faith Ministry. He is also the richest preacher in Ghana with a net worth of $6.9 million.
- T. B. Joshua
T.B. Joshua is a Nigerian preacher and also the founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nation which was established in 1987. He is however one of the wealthiest preacher in Nigeria with a net worth of 10 million dollars.
- Bishop TD Jakes
Bishop T. D. Jakes was born on the 9th of June 1957. He is also the founder of the Potters House Mega Church. He has an estimated net worth of $18 million.
- Jesse Duplantis
Pastor Jesse Duplantis is an American Evangelical Charismatic Christian Minister. He was born in July 1949. He is also the founder of the Jesse Duplantis Ministries founded in 1976. Furthermore, Jesse has a net worth of $20 million.
- Rick Warren
Pastor Richard Duane Warren is an American preacher and also founder of the Saddleback Church which is affiliated with the Baptist Convention in Lake Forest, California. Rick Warren also has an estimated net worth of $25 million.
- Creflo Dollar
Pastor Creflo Dollar is an American preacher, televangelist and founder of World Changers Church International, a non-denominational church that is based in Fulton Country, Georgia. He has an estimated net of of about $27 million.
- Raynor McCauley
Pastor Raynor McCauley is a South African preacher, author and also former bodybuilder. Raynor is a senior pastor at Rhema Bible Church and also the president of the International Federation of Christian Churches. He has a net worth of $29 million.
- Joel Osteen
Pastor Joel Osteen is an American preacher, author, and also a televangelist. Joel is also one of the best-selling author with many books. Pastor Osteen is also the son of the founder of Lakewood church. However, he took over from his father as the senior pastor after the death of his father. He however has an estimated net worth of $40 million.
- David Ibiyeomie
Pastor David Ibiyeomie is a televangelist from Nigeria. He is also the founder and senior pastor of the Salvation Ministries. In addition, he has an estimated net worth of about $41 million. His church is also located in Port Harcourt in Nigeria.
- Pastor Chris Oyakhilome
Chris Oyakhilome is a Nigerian preacher who is also a televangelist. He is the founder of Believers Love World Incorporated also popularly known as the Christ embassy. In addition, he has an estimated net worth of $50 million.
- Paul Adefarasin
Pastor Paul Adefarasin is the founder of The House on the Rock ministry and also has over 77 parishes in Europe and Africa. His also net worth is estimated to be around $50 million.
- Prophet Uebert Angel
Uebert Angel is a businessman, author, preacher and also founder of the Spirit Embassy which he founded in 2007. His church has over 70 branches in more than 15 countries. He also owns the Angel Organization which covers all of his businesses. He however has an estimated net worth of $60 million.
- Benny Hinn
Pastor Benny Hinn is an Israeli-American preacher, author and also a televangelist. He is also the founder of Orlando Christian Center which was located Orlando, Florida and later moved to Grapevine in Texas. Benny Hinn is also the founder of the Benny Hinn Ministries. He also has a net worth of $60 million.
- Pat Robertson
Robertson is also one of the richest pastors in the world. He is also known as Marion Gordon Robertson. He is also the founder and CEO of the Christian Coalition. In addition, Robertson has an estimated net worth of $100 million.
- David Oyedepo
Pastor David Oyedepo is also one of the richest pastors in Nigeria. He is the founder and presiding Bishop of Living Faith Church World Wide also known as the Winners Chapel. He however has an estimated net worth of $150 million.
- Kenneth Copeland
Kenneth Copeland is an American preacher born also in December 1936. He is also the founder of the Kenneth Copeland Ministries. He also has an estimated net worth of $300 million.
- Alpha Lukau
Lukau is a Congolese preacher who is a televangelist. He also is the founder of the Alleluia Ministries International Church in Johannesburg, South Africa. In addition, he has a net worth of $600 million.