Christianity and Poverty

Jesus is famously recorded as saying that rich people should sell their possessions and give them to the poor, and that it’s easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than a rich person to enter the kingdom of God. But, this hasn’t stopped many Pentecostal Christian pastors from becoming wealthy. Here are the richest in 2022:

Top 10 Richest Pastors in The World 2022

The table below contains the names, net worth, ministry, age, and nationality of the top 10 richest pastors in the world in 2022.

1Kenneth Copeland $760 millionKenneth Copeland Ministries62America
2David Oyedepo $150 millionLiving Faith Church (Winners Chapel)48Nigeria
3Pat Robertson$ 100 millionChristian Broadcasting Network91America
4Benny Hinn$70 millionWorld Healing Center Church69Israel
5Chris Oyakhilome$60 millionChrist Embassy58Nigeria
6 Joel Osteen $50 millionLakewood Church58America
7Creflo Dollar$30 millionWorld Changers Church International60America
8Rick Warren$25 millionSaddleback Church68America
9Jesse Duplantis$20 millionJesse Duplantis Ministries72America
10Bishop TD Jakes$20 millionThe Potter’s House64America

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Question: Is it right for pastors to get rich while their followers are poor?