50. #1 – Edir Macedo
Estimated Net Worth: $1.1 Billion
The number 1 richest pastor on our list is no other than Edir Macedo. He is a Brazillian evangelical leader. He is also the owner of the second largest television network in Brazil, Rede Record. He also teaches the prosperity theology. He used the church’s fund to purchase radio stations, television networks, real estate, health insurance, and even an airline. When criticized about his wealth he answered: “If I preach prosperity and my clothes are ragged, who will follow me?”
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