Benny Hinn is a televangelist who founded Miracle Crusades, the healing conference of faith. Check out this biography to find out more about his upbringing, life, works, and timeline.
Benny Hinn Wikipedia
- Name: Benny Hinn
- Age: 67
- Date of birth: December 3rd, 1952
- Place of birth: Jaffa, Isreal
- Country of residence: United State of America
- Profession: Preacher, televangelist
- Married: Yes
- Spouse: Suzanne Harthern
- Children: Jessica Hinn, Hannah Hinn, Natasha Hinn, and a son, Josh Hinn.
Benny Hinn Biography
- Benny Hinn is an evangelist and a teacher known as the messenger of God’s life-saving and miracle-working power of the Gospel. In his church, known as Miracle Crusade, he organizes healing services in which he ministers to the people suffering from different diseases.
- Pastor Benny Hinn is an author of various best-selling books, including ‘Good Morning,’ ‘Holy Spirit,’ ‘Prayer That Gets Results,’ ‘Blood in the Sand,’ and ‘Lamb of God.’ He even initiated the popular TV program, This is Your Day, which has become the most widely watched Christian program in the world. With the number of viewers passing a billion mark, the show is broadcast daily on various Christian television networks in more than 200 countries.
- Also, he and his ministry are engaged in providing food, clothing, shelter, education, and religious teaching to children around the globe. He has also supported various health care facilities, hospitals, crisis relief organizations, and food programs.
Childhood & Early Life
- Benny Hinn was born in Jaffa in 1952 to an Armenian mother and a Greek father. His family has followed the Eastern Orthodox tradition.
- After the end of the Arab-Israeli war, he moved to Toronto, Canada, along with his family. He enrolled at Georges Vanier Secondary School. He did not, however, graduate from school.
- Very soon, he changed his religious loyalty, turning from Greek Orthodoxy to Pentecostalism. He even joined the singing troupe of the young evangelical.
- He was educated in the Bible and mentored by Dr. Winston I. Nunes of the Broadview Faith Temple in Toronto. His life was also influenced by Kathryn Kuhlman. He soon surrendered to Jesus Christ and was called to minister the Gospel.
Benny Hinn Ministry
- He had a dream in 1974 of people falling into the inferno. He then heard God’s words that expressly called him to preach to prevent the souls from wasting away.
- The first time he stood behind the pulpit was in December 1974 to preach the Gospel.
- He subsequently relocated to Orlando, United States, where he founded the Orlando Christian Center in 1983.
- The healing services, also known as Miracle Crusades, quickly gained attention and started to be held in large auditoriums and stadiums around the US and other countries across the world. In 1989 he was in Flint, Michigan, for the first nationally televised service.
- The healing services ‘popularity has led him to start a regular talk show called’ This Is Your Day. The show that debuted on Paul Crouch’s Trinity Broadcasting Network went on televising alleged miracles from his Miracle Crusades.
- The show became the most-watched Christian program in the world and was broadcast on many notable Christian television networks
- He handed over his pastoral position at the Orlando Christian Center in 1999 and moved the administrative headquarters of the organization to Grapevine, Texas. He is now living with his family in Orange County, California.
- To date, he has been performing his faith-healing event popularly known as ‘Miracle Crusades’ in major cities around the world. Last year hundreds of thousands of people attended his camp Holy Spirit Miracle Crusade. Moreover, he witnessed an attendance of 7.3 million in three services in India, which is the largest ever recorded healing service.
- His ministry funds 60 service agencies and orphanages across the globe, offering food, clothes, housing, schooling, and religious instruction to more than 10,000 children a year, and serving 45,000 children daily. They also provide fee-care services at a hospital in India, where over 200,000 patients are treated each year.
- His ministry also sent a helping hand during natural disasters such as Hurricane Katrina and Tsunami Relief, which provided monetary assistance to the victims for relief supplies
Personal Life & Legacy
- On 4 August 1979, he tied the nuptial knot to Suzanne Harthern.
- The union did not last long, and on 1 February 2010, the two applied for a divorce at Orange County Superior Court.
- He made peace with his former wife, Suzanne in 2012, and eventually remarried her at the Holy Land Experience Theme Park on 3 March 2013.
This televangelist launched the ‘This is Your Day’ television series, which became the most popular Christian series ever.
Benny Hinn Messages
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How old is Benny Hinn
Hinn is 67 years old as of 2020
Benny Hinn Net worth
According to Forbes’s wealthiest pastors list, Benny Hinn has an estimated net worth of $50 Million. He is ranked among the top 21 richest pastors in the world.
Benny Hinn Children
Hinn is a happy father of four beautiful children; Jessica Hinn, Hannah Hinn, Natasha Hinn, and a son, Josh Hinn.
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List of Benny Hinn Books
Benny has authored several influential and best-selling books. Some of them are;
- Good Morning, Holy Spirit
- Welcome, Holy Spirit:
- The Anointing
- The Blood
- Kathryn Kuhlman: Her Spiritual Legacy and Its Impact on My Life
- Going Deeper With The Holy Spirit
- Miracle Of Healing
- The Biblical Road to Blessing
- Prayer That Gets Results
- He Touched Me: An Autobiography
- This Is Your Day for a Miracle: Experience Gods Supernatural Healing
- Total Recovery; Supernatural Restoration and Release
- Lord, I Need a Miracle
- The Gift ( the Miracle of Unexpected Abundance )
- The Power of the Blood, with Video
- The Names of God
- God, You’re Looking For
- Blood in the Sand
- Power in the Blood
- Angels: Understanding God’s Messengers
- Prayer & Fasting, Equip Yourself to Win Spiritual Battles! Benny Hinn
- Intimacy with God
- Lamb of God: Yesterday, Today & Forever
- God’s Promises of Provision
- BLOOD, THE – SS
- Renewal Journal 14: Anointing
- Renewal Journals 11-15: Discipleship, Harvest, Ministry, Anointing, Wineskins
- Angeles y Demonios: La Asombrosa Realidad del Mundo Invisible
- Momentos de Inspiracion con Benny Hinn
- Viento para Tu Barco/Wind for Your Sail
- The Greatest Miracle
- Saints in Combat
- El Cordero de Dios: Ayer Hoy y Siempre
- Note Rindas
- Inner Healing Cassettes
- Angels and Demons: The Amazing Reality of an Unseen World
- Angels & Demons
- The Names & Nature of God
- Toronto Training for Ministry Conference 2006 Audio Cd Set! Benny Hinn
- El Camino Bíblico A La Bendición
- Demonology and Deliverance By Benny Hinn (3 Cd Set)
- Don’t Give Up! : A Glorious Account Of Faith’s Triumph Over Fear
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