10 Richest Pastors in the World #0715

News just breaks that Mark Driscoll may be getting severance of $650,000 for his first year away from Mars Hill Church.

For all of you pastors working hard, with people thinking you are overpaid with modest 5-figure salaries….

Guess who the richest pastor in the world is….

Click here for the top ten list:

Screen Shot 2014-10-22 at 8.36.09 AM

You have to scroll thru the numbers that look like this:

Screen Shot 2016-01-21 at 10.44.09 AM

Interesting:

  • Lots of Nigerians.
  • I suspect there are many other American pastors of high net worth because of family money. That would be hard to track.
  • I would be interested in a compensation list, not just a net worth list.

What do you think?

A book on humble productivity:

Screen Shot 2014-09-29 at 9.56.20 AM

Thom Rainer’s observations on pastors’ salaries:

Screen Shot 2014-10-22 at 11.17.06 AM

 

  • Pat68

    And those overseas got the idea from Westerners that this is the way ministry is to be done.

    On Billy Graham, I’d like to see a figure pre- and post- Franklin taking over the ministry.

  • Wow!!! I have been a pastor at my church for 34 years at my current church and in ministry for 41 years, no retirement from the church or benefits, and a very small salary. Plus I work out side my church to make ends meet. It angers me when I hear people say “we are all in ministry for the money”. I certainly haven’t seen it. I just love preaching God’s word.