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:

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

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  • 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:

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Thom Rainer’s observations on pastors’ salaries:

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2 thoughts on “10 Richest Pastors in the World #0715”

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

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