Creflo Dollar

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2008

    CNN Dismisses Bishop T.D. Jakes As a “Prosperity Pastor”

    Bishop T.D. Jakes On his recently launched blog, Bishop T.D. Jakes of Dallas has responded sharply to a story by CNN correspondent John Blake that dismisses Jakes as a “prosperity pastor” who has shunned the message of the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. “Prosperity pastors such as Bishop T.D ... More >>

  • News

    November 22, 2007

    Turning the Tables on Trinity Foundation

    Hey, Ole, is that a mote or a beam in your eye?

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2007

    Olé Ole!

    Ole Anthony still doesn't like televangelists. And they probably don't like him. CBS News has quite the revelation this a.m. (revelation -- heh): Sen. Charles Grassley an Iowa Republican and the party's top man on the Senate Finance Committee, is looking into half a dozen televangelists to see if th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2007

    Snakes and Jakes

    Reuben Armstrong and Bill Cosby, who is clearly a good friend Reuben Armstrong is a local talk-show host -- his program's on the Web, from the looks of it -- and this week, he says he was supposed to publish a book called Snakes in the Pulpit. In it, he says, "Bishop T.D. Jakes, Joel Osteen, Eddie L ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2006

    Jesus, Send Money: Prosperity, Pt. 2

    Creflo Dollar: Now, there's a name you can believe in. One day a colleague dropped an article on my desk. I imagined it was an emphatic drop, as if he were saying, "Here. The Smoking Gun." So I read it. It was a New York Times story on black televangelist Creflo Dollar, and a working-class family in ... More >>

  • News

    July 27, 2006

    The 10 Percent Doctrine

    A preacher uses tithing to build a Latino megachurch

  • News

    December 9, 2004

    Seductress of the Saints

    Inside the mind--and suitcase--of Sandra Bridewell, religious charlatan