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List of famous male evangelists, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male evangelists list contains the most prominent and top males known for being evangelists. There are thousand of males working as evangelists in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic evangelists have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a evangelist then the people below should give you inspiration.

A factual list, featuring people like Ed Decker and Stephen Tong.

While this isn't a list of all male evangelists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male evangelists?" and "Who are the best male evangelists?"
Billy Graham is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Evangelists
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William Franklin "Billy" Graham Jr., KBE is an American evangelical Christian evangelist, ordained as a Southern Baptist minister, who rose to celebrity status in 1949 reaching a core constituency of middle-class, moderately conservative Protestants. He held large indoor and outdoor rallies; sermons were broadcast on radio and television, some still being re-broadcast today. Graham was a spiritual adviser to several American presidents; he was particularly close to Dwight D. Eisenhower, Lyndon Johnson and Richard Nixon. He insisted on integration for his revivals and crusades in 1953 and invited Martin Luther King, Jr. to preach jointly at a revival in New York City in 1957. Graham bailed ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 99

Birthplace: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States of America

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Kirk Cameron is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Evangelists
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Kirk Thomas Cameron is an American actor. He is known for his role as Mike Seaver on the television situation comedy Growing Pains, as well as several other television and film appearances as a child actor. In the 1980s and 1990s, Cameron appeared in dozens of television shows and in the films Like Father Like Son and Listen to Me. In the 2000s, he portrayed Cameron "Buck" Williams in the Left Behind film series and Caleb Holt in the 2008 drama film, Fireproof. Cameron is also an active evangelical Christian, partnering with Ray Comfort in the evangelical ministry The Way of the Master, and has co-founded The Firefly Foundation with his wife, actress Chelsea Noble. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 47

Birthplace: Panorama City, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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Joel Osteen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Evangelists
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Joel Scott Osteen is an American preacher, televangelist, author, and the Senior Pastor of Lakewood Church, the largest Protestant church in the United States, in Houston, Texas. His televised sermons are seen by over 7 million viewers weekly and over 20 million monthly in over 100 countries. Osteen has written five New York Times Bestselling books. He has been widely nicknamed "The Smiling Preacher". In 2004, his first book, Your Best Life Now, was released by Time Warner and debuted at the top of the The New York Times Best Seller list. The book remained a The New York Times Best Seller for more than 200 weeks. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 55

Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States of America

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T. D. Jakes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Evangelists
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Bishop T.D. Jakes is a film producer and an actor. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 60

Birthplace: South Charleston, West Virginia, United States of America

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