10 Rich Mega-Pastors

at5:37 pm | By


Depending on how skeptical your views are on the church and religion, most people would agree that you don’t dedicate your life to serving god or a ministry to get rich. However, religion is one of the largest and most profitable organizations in the world. Each year, billions (with a B) of dollars are spent on church renovations, advertising, religious paraphernalia and more!

Right before communion, a collection is passed around every Sunday at mass. This is supposed to be a part of Christian “charity” for the week. But with the amount that these pastors are making, we would be hesitant to believe they need any more charity to sustain their divine lifestyles.

Just how much are pastors really making? We found 10 of the richest pastors whose pay checks will shock your sox off!

NEW ORLEANS - MARCH 11: Franklin Graham speaks during the Celebration of Hope at the New Orleans Arena on March 11, 2006 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Celebration of Hope is Evangelistic festival led by Franklin and Billy Graham, whose Samaritan's Purse ministry has raised, reportedly, more than $36 million for victims of Hurricane Katrina. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images

We are in the wrong industry...