Talking about the top 10 richest pastors in the world is not something new. It is not new to say pastors are among the leagues of richest men in the world. Take a look around the globe and you can attest to this.
Most of them have built edifice at home and abroad in the name of serving God, while some acquire their wealth through gifts and grants from government of their countries or philanthropists, some have through offerings and pledges made by the congregations to enrich themselves at the expense of their sheep (church members) and other means acquired.
These pastors in this rich list practically all have private jets, and if they don’t, most fly first class. They live like demigods on earth, drive fancy and luxurious cars, move around with private securities and in convoy, their kids attend the best schools in the world, Lol! are you considering being a pastor? These pastors are big time billionaires in their countries! Funny, about 5 of the top 10 wealthiest pastors in the world are from Nigeria! A country that its citizens live below 1$ a day! how sad!
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10. Joseph Prince Net Worth: $6 million (Singapore)
Joseph Prince, born 1963 is the senior pastor of New Creation Church in Singapore and also one of its founders in 1983. The senior pastor of one of the biggest churches in Asia, Joseph Prince has an annual salary of $550,000 while the financial reports of the church bill to $50 million per year. Having addressed several congregations all around the world, Prince also hosts a religious program Destined to Reign. Joseph Prince’s net worth is estimated to be $6 million US dollars today.
9. Chris Okotie Net worth: $10.5 Million (Nigeria)
Christopher Okotie June 16, 1958 (age 57) is a Nigerian pop musician and the pastor of the Household of God Church International Ministries. He is part of the most flamboyant congregations in the nation and one of richest pastors in Nigeria.
A man with great fortunes, Okotie has several posh cars like Porsche, Hummer, Mercedes S600, Rolls-Royce, etc. Chris Okotie’s net worth is valued at $10.5 million.
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8. Matthew Ashimolowo Net worth: $10.6 Million (Nigeria)
Nigerian clergyman Mathhew Ashimolowo is the senior pastor of Kingsway International Christian Center in London. He is also the fourth richest pastor in Nigeria. With assets of over $40 million Mathhew Ashimolowo’s net worth is valued at $10.6 million at profit.
One of the most popular pastors in Africa, his programs are aired almost daily in several radio and television programs in Europe and Africa.