The Real Story Behind Joel Osteen Closing His Church to Hurricane Victims | 22 Words

The Real Story Behind Joel Osteen Closing His Church to Hurricane Victims

or years, Texas pastor Joel Osteen has been a controversial figure among Christians and the population at large. While he serves as a trusted spiritual leader to many, to others he represents the intersection of greed and religion, having made millions off of other people's faith and taking criticism for turning his services into performances and pitches, filling up his 16,800-seat suburban megachurch with his faithful every Sunday.

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