Famous Female Pastors


This list of famous female pastors is ranked by their level of prominence, with photos when available. This greatest female pastors list contains the most prominent and famous women preachers. These female pastors are also featured on famous female evangelists and famous televangelists. There are thousands of females working as pastors in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Famous female preachers and pastors have worked hard to become the best that they can be for their parishioners, inspiring and motivating them through their faith.

This list is made up both Black women preachers and famous female ministers of many other races as well. Among the top woman preachers below, you'll find Victoria Osteen and Paula White. You might have seen these popular lady preachers on TV, so many names will be familiar.  

While this isn't a list of all famous women pastors, it does feature many great women preachers who are powerful speakers and inspiring thinkers. Who are the most famous female pastors? Who are the best female pastors? Take a look below!


    • Age: 56
    • Birthplace: Tupelo, Mississippi, United States of America
    • Age: 63
    • Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois
  • Bimbo Odukoya
    Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Fair use
    • Age: Dec. at 45 (1960-2005)
  • Ida B. Robinson
    Photo: Pinterest
    • Age: Dec. at 54 (1891-1946)
    • Birthplace: Hazlehurst, Georgia