Cashing In On Church: The Richest Mega Pastors in America

Pastor John Hagee

John Hagee is the senior pastor and founder of San Antonio’s Cornerstone Church. Hagee founded The Church at Castle Hills in 1975, and re-dedicated it Cornerstone Church in 1987, with a new 5,000-capacity sanctuary. Pastor Hagee, who received theological training at Southwestern Assemblies of God University, was the recipient of an honorary doctorate from Oral Roberts University in 1989.


Reverend Hagee is also the CEO of John Hagee Ministries, a Christian multi-media empire that broadcasts to 150 million households worldwide. Hagee also serves as CEO for the non-profit organization Christian Evangelism Television. He’s published many book titles and has an estimated personal fortune of $5 million.