Kenneth Copeland

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Full Name Kenneth Copeland
Age 83 Years Old
Nick Name Kenneth Copeland
Gender Male
Birth Date December 6th, 1936
Birth Place Lubbock, Texas, U.S.

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About Kenneth Copeland

An American televangelist and author associated with the charismatic movement, Kenneth Copeland has been identified as preaching the prosperity gospel. His organization, Kenneth Copeland Ministries, is based in Tarrant County, Texas. He calls for donations to his church, with the suggestion that parishioners will get a "hundredfold" return on their investment as part of his evangelism whereas he has stirred controversy over his use of donations to finance mansions, private jets, an airport, and other lavish purchases. Copeland gained national attention for his comments and actions in response to the outbreak during the pandemic of COVID-19 in 2020 though he repeatedly claimed that the pandemic had ended or would soon end, that he could heal followers of it. Before he converted to Christianity in 1962 Copeland was a recording artist and had a Top 40 hit with the single "Pledge of Love". As recent news, Copeland laughs at Biden's presidential election win whereas he shared a hearty laugh with his congregation about Joe Biden winning the presidency.

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  • Being an American televangelist and author associated with the charismatic movement.
  • Being identified as preaching the prosperity gospel.

Televangelist Kennth Copeland

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Early Life of Kenneth Copeland

On 6th December 1936, Kenneth Copeland took birth with the real name or full name of Kenneth Max Copeland in Lubbock, Texas, U.S. whereas he was raised in West Texas near a United States Army Air Forces airfield, which inspired him to become a pilot. He holds an American nationality and American-white ethnicity. Analogously, he is from Christianity religion and his race is white. He happily celebrates his birthday on 6th December of every year and he had celebrated his 83rd birthday as of 2020, and as his birthdate, his star sign is Sagittarius. He is the son of Aubrey Wayne Copeland (father) and Vinita Pearl Owens (mother). 

Career of Kenneth Copeland

  • Kenneth Copeland's ministry was formed over 50 years ago and has given some conventions in the USA and also organizes the annual Believer's Convention whereas the events of his ministry can be live-streamed on kcm.org. It is also broadcasted on God TV and Daystar Television Network.
  • He also launched the "Believer's Voice of Victory Network" (BVOV) on channel 265 of Dish TV in July 2015 and was renamed "Victory Channel" in 2019.
  • As well, he has also successfully released many films in his career such as "The Rally", "The Rally-LA", "Covenant Rider", "Superkid Academy: The Mission", "The Gunslinger", "Judgement: The Trial of Commander Kelley", and many others though he has also launched his album entitled "In His Presence" in 1980
  • Аѕ аn аuthоr, Сореlаnd hаѕ rеlеаѕеd mаnу bооkѕ lіkе "Lеаthеr Воund", "А Сеrеmоnу оf Маrrіаgе", "Тhе Wаkе-uр Саll", "Yоu Аrе Неаlеd", аnd "Рurѕuіt оf Ніѕ Рrеѕеnсе: Dаіlу Dеvоtіоnаl".
  • Furthermore, his Ministries announced on 3rd August 2020 that effective 2nd October 2020, the Believer's Voice of Victory (BVOV) broadcast will no longer air on the Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN).
  • As a piece of fresh news, Copeland laughs at Biden's presidential election win whereas evangelical leader and longtime Trump supporter Kenneth also shared a hearty laugh with his congregation about Joe Biden winning the presidency.
  • Copeland told the reporter that he can't "talk to God" while flying commercial and that's why he needed a private plane. "You can't manage that today, in this dope-filled world, get in a long tube with a bunch of demons," Copeland said. "And it's deadly." More recently, he made claims that the "wind of God" would blow coronavirus away.
  • Additionally, he has repeatedly received attention for his comments and actions in response to the outbreak during the COVID-19 pandemic though Copeland claimed to heal viewers of his TV show of the disease, asking them to touch the television set as he prayed for them on 11th March 2020.
  • On 29th March 2020, in a televised sermon, Copeland "executed judgment" on COVID-19 as well as claimed that it was "finished" and "over" and that the US was now "healed and well again".
  • As well, he claimed to destroy the virus with the "wind of God", saying "I blow the wind of God on you. You are destroyed forever, and you'll never be back. Thank you, God. Let it happen. Cause it to happen."
  • Copeland told followers to continue paying tithes even if they lost their jobs as many lost their jobs in the economic crisis that the outbreak caused. 

Personal Life of Kenneth Copeland

Reflecting on Kenneth Copeland's personal life, he is a married guy. He has been married three times though he was first married to Ivy Bodiford in October 1955 but divorced in 1958. They had one child, daughter Terri Copeland Pearsons. After that, he was married to Cynthia Davis from 1958 to 1961. Kenneth married Gloria (nee Neece) on 13th April 1963 and the couple is the parents of John Copeland and Kellie Copeland. Till now, their relationship status exceptional, and hopes it will remain the same as in the future too. Furthermore, talking about his sexual orientation, he is straight. He hаѕ also been іnvоlvеd іn mаnу соntrоvеrѕіеѕ. Не wаѕ ассuѕеd оf dіѕсірlіnе аnd ѕhерhеrdіng. Не wаѕ іnvоlvеd іn thе Аngеl Flіght 44 соntrоvеrѕу оf 2006. Тwо уеаrѕ lаtеr, hе wаѕ іnvоlvеd іn Міkе Нuсkаbее соntrоvеrѕу. Не gоt іnvоlvеd іn vассіnаtіоn соntrоvеrѕу іn 2013.

Kenneth Copeland and his wife, Gloria Copeland

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Net Worth of Kenneth Copeland

Kenneth Copeland is an American author, public speaker, televangelist, and musician who has a net worth of $300 million to $760 million as of 2020 whereas his salary ranges from approximately $38,987 per year for an Aircraft Maintenance Technician to $75,000 per year for Social Media Strategist. In recent years Kenneth has attracted controversy for his lavish lifestyle which includes several private jets (including one that was acquired from Tyler Perry for a reported $20 million) and multiple mansions. In addition, his main source of income is from the televangelist and author career. He allegedly has used this jet for trips to resorts and various other personal vacations. He previously stated that he does not want to fly commercially because he doesn't "want to get into a tube with a bunch of demons". In 2009 Kenneth applied to have his $3.6 million private jet be given tax-exempt status from the IRS. His request was denied.

Body Measurement of Kenneth Copeland

Kenneth Copeland stands at a perfect height of 1.69m whereas his body weight is around 65 kg. He has unarguably accomplished a decent height career-wise. He has made some loyal fans and admirers over the years. Copeland is also a graceful guy who has light brown eyes and dark brown hair color though his body build type is average. He has maintained his shape over the years with regular exercise it seems. Blessed with great height and physique, he still carries the aura to rock the shirtless avatar.