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Famous Male Televangelists

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If you've ever been watching basic cable throughout the day, you've probably flipped past a couple televangelists preaching and spreading their word. If not, you can find the most well-known ones in this list of famous male televangelists, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male televangelists list contains the most prominent and top males known for being televangelists, both living and dead. Be sure to also check out famous female televangelists and famous male pastors. There are thousand of males working as Christian televangelists in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic televangelists have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a televangelist then the people below should give you inspiration.

List features people like Billy Graham and Joel Osteen. Featuring TV preachers, television pastors, popular ministers on TV, and more, this list has it all. 

While this isn't a list of all male televangelists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male televangelists?" and "Who are the best male televangelists?"

  • William Franklin Graham Jr. (November 7, 1918 – February 21, 2018) was an American evangelist, a prominent evangelical Christian figure, and an ordained Southern Baptist minister who became well-known internationally in the late 1940s. One of his biographers has placed him "among the most influential Christian leaders" of the 20th century.As a preacher, he held large indoor and outdoor rallies with sermons that were broadcast on radio and television; some were still being re-broadcast into the 21st century. In his six decades on television, Graham hosted annual "Crusades", evangelistic campaigns that ran from 1947 until his retirement in 2005. He also hosted the radio show Hour of...  more
    • Age: 102
    • Birthplace: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States of America
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Profession: Evangelist, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Pastor
    • Credits: Born Again, Two a Penny, Come the Morning, The Homecoming, Shadow of the Boomerang

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    Marion Gordon "Pat" Robertson (born March 22, 1930) is an American media mogul, televangelist, political commentator, former Republican presidential candidate, and former Southern Baptist minister. Robertson advocates a conservative Christian ideology and is known for his past activities in Republican party politics. He is associated with the Charismatic Movement within Protestant evangelicalism. He serves as chancellor and CEO of Regent University and chairman of the Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN). He appears daily on The 700 Club, CBN’s flagship television program. On Robertson's own account, he was not a serious Christian until he underwent personal difficulty. He graduated near...  more
    • Age: 91
    • Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Profession: Businessperson, Environmentalist, Entrepreneur, Military Officer, Televangelist
    • Credits: The 700 Club

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  • Joel Scott Osteen (born March 5, 1963) is an American pastor, televangelist, and author, based in Houston, Texas. Osteen's televised sermons are seen by over 7 million viewers weekly and over 20 million monthly in over 100 countries.He is the author of ten books which have been ranked number one on The New York Times Best Seller list....  more
    • Age: 58
    • Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States of America
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Profession: Evangelist, Author, Televangelist, Pastor, Writer
    • Credits: Friends of God: A Road Trip with Alexandra Pelosi, Just Laugh

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    Harold Egbert Camping (July 19, 1921 – December 15, 2013) was an American Christian radio broadcaster, author and evangelist. Beginning in 1958, he served as president of Family Radio, a California-based radio station group that broadcasts to more than 150 markets in the United States. In October 2011, he retired from active broadcasting following a stroke, but still maintained a role at Family Radio until his death. Camping is notable for issuing a succession of failed predictions of dates for the End Times, which temporarily gained him a global following and millions of dollars of donations.Camping first predicted that the Judgment Day would occur on or about September 6, 1994. When it...  more
    • Age: Dec. at 92 (1921-2013)
    • Birthplace: Colorado
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Profession: Civil engineer, Author, Radio personality, Televangelist, Pastor