Bishop David Oyedepo Biography, Net Worth, History, and Family
ACTUAL NAME: BISHOP (DR) DAVID Olaniyi.OYEDEPO
DATE OF BIRTH: 27th of September, 1954 (AGE 64)
STATE OF ORIGIN: Kwara State
OCCUPATION: Pastor, Author, educationist, Minister, Architect
MARITAL STATUS: Married
SPOUSE: Faith Abiola Oyedepo
PARENTS: Ibrahim Oyedepo and Dorcas Oyedepo
CHILDREN: David Oyedepo Jnr, Isaac Oyedepo, Love Oyedepo Ogah, Joys Oyedepo
Bishop David Oyedepo Biography
Bishop David Oyedepo is a Nigerian Pastor, Christian author, businessperson, architect and the founder and Presiding Bishop of the megachurch Faith Tabernacle in Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria, and Living Faith Church Worldwide, otherwise called Winners’ Chapel International.
The Winners’ Chapel International network of churches is located in over 300 cities, in all states of Nigeria, and in several cities in 45 African nations, Dubai, the United Kingdom and the United States. Oyedepo has been seen as one of the pioneers of the Christian charismatic movement in Africa and has been referred to as one of the most powerful preachers in Nigeria. He is the Chancellor of Covenant University and Landmark University. He was named in 2011 by Forbes magazine as being the richest pastor in Nigeria.
Bishop David Oyedepo Education
Bishop David Oyedepo had his degree in Architecture from Kwara State Polytechnic which he utilized for only a brief timeframe working with the Federal Ministry of Housing likewise in Kwara (Ilorin).
He additionally has a doctorate certificate from the University of Honolulu, Hawaii.
Bishop David Oyedepo Family
In 1982, Bishop David Oyedepo got married to his wonderful spouse Florence Abiola Akano (presently known as Faith). They have four kids together (David Jr, Isaac, Love and Joys). David Jr and Isaac Oyedepo were appointed as Pastors in May 2007 by Kenneth Copeland.
David Jr in the past pastored the London Branch of the Church with his wife, Kemi yet is currently the occupant minister of the Ministry’s base camp church (Faith Tabernacle) while Isaac Oyedepo ministers Winners’ Chapel International, Maryland, in the United States of America with Ayomitide.
Bishop David Oyedepo Net Worth
According to Forbes, Bishop David Oyedepo Net Worth is estimated at about US$150 million (Forbes, 2011).
However, he differs evidently, revealing to them he was worth more than $150 million.
Bishop David Oyedepo Noticeable Investments
- COVENANT UNIVERSITY: Located at Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria.
- LANDMARK UNIVERSITY: Located in the place where he grew up, Omu-Aran in Kwara State. The college is known significantly for its horticultural practices
- SECONDARY SCHOOLS: Faith Academy, C.U.S.S, etc.
Bishop David Oyedepo Ministry
Bishop David Oyedepo gave his life to Christ at an extremely youthful age (15 years of age) in the year 1969. He wasn’t raised completely by his folks, however, he was raised by his grandma. According to him, she taught him everything that he is putting to work now.
Bishop in an 18 hours encounter with God in 1981, received the mandate of the church from God which is to preach the word of faith to liberate the world from the oppression of the devil.
Living Faith Church began initially in Kaduna state, before God moved him to the town, Ota in Ogun state to proceed with the work.
Bishop David Oyedepo Books
Here are some books authored by Bishop David Oyedepo below:
• Walking In Newness Of Life
• Maximise Destiny
• Commanding The Supernatural
• Winning Invisible Battles
• Success Systems
• Understanding Financial Prosperity
• Success Strategies
• Understanding Your Covenant Right
• Miracle Meal
• Not By Power Nor By Might
• The Turnaround Power Of The Word
• Understanding The Power Of Faith
• The Breakthrough Power Of Vision
• On Eagle’s Wings • The Unlimited Power Of Faith
• In Pursuit Of Vision • Pillars Of Destiny
• Signs & Wonders Today
• Exploits In Ministry
• Winning The War Against Poverty
• Walking In Dominion
• Possessing Your Possession
• The Wisdom That Works
• Exploits Of Faith • Anointing For Exploits
• Understanding The Power Of Praise
• Exploring the Riches of Redemption
• Anointing For Breakthrough
• Excellency Of Wisdom
• Breaking Financial Hardship
• The Release Of Power
• Walking In The Miraculous
• Satan Get Lost!
• The Winning Wisdom
• Walking In Wisdom
• The Healing Balm
• Manifestations Of The Spirit
• Breaking The Curses Of Life
• Overcoming Forces Of Wickedness
• You Shall Not Be Barren!
• Exploring The Secrets Of Success
• Winning Prayer
• Understanding The Anointing
• Fulfilling Your Days
• Towards Mental Exploits
• Understanding Vision
• Winning Faith
• Conquering Controlling Powers
• Put Your Angels To Work
• Covenant Wealth
• Keys To Answered Prayer
• Miracle Seed
• The Hidden Covenant Of Blessing
• Understanding Divine Direction
• The Force Of Freedom
• Born To Win
• The Shower Of Blessing
• Riding On Prophetic Wings
• All You Need To Have All Your needs Met
• Operating In The Supernatural
• Ruling Your World
• The Blood Triumph
• Keys To Divine Health