Td Jakes Net Worth

Td Jakes Net Worth, Age, Biography, and Personal Life

Td Jakes Introduction 

From being a pastor to inspiring millions of people around the globe including celebrities, he is an angel for some and a leader for many.

Thomas Dexter Jake or professionally known as Bishop Td Jakes is one of the best-known motivators, speakers, and hosts throughout the world, and there is a chance you’ve probably been one of his listeners.

Td Jakes Net Worth & Salary 

Td Jakes Net worth is $20 million.

Td Jakes has accumulated his wealth from giving shows and giving advice for people’s well-being for which he is loved worldwide.

Jakes earns $2 million dollars annually and also has other unknown sources of income besides his shows and interviews.

Td Jakes Age, Early Life & Biography

Thomas Dexter Jakes is 65 years old.

T.D Jakes was born on 9th June 1957 as the 2nd son to Odith Jakes and Ernest Jakes sr. Jakes also has a brother and a sister, Jacqueline Jakes and Ernest Jakes, he was born in South Charleston, West Virginia, and grew up in Vandalia, West Virginia.

During Jakes’s teen years, his working occupation is totally opposite of what he is today known for, during his teen years, Jakes used to work in local industries part-time to support his family.

Jakes and his family belong to the African-American ethnicity and still follow African traditions.

Jake used to study his academics at West Virginia State University but later on, he dropped out and decided to study B.A. and M.A, In 1990 he completed these both degrees, and later in 1995, he got admission into the Friends International Christian University where he did a doctor of ministry in Religious studies.

No one had a chance to imagine that young Thomas Dexter Jake would ever turn into a bishop and serve people’s well-being.

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Name:Thomas Dexter Jakes 
Age:65 years
Birth Date:9th June,1957
Birth Place:South Charleston, West Virginia
Height:1.90 meters
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Married
Wife/Spouse (Name):Serita Jakes
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):Sarah Jakes, Cora Jakes-Coleman, Jamar Jakes, Jermaine Jakes, and Thomas Jakes Jr.
Dating/Girlfriend (Name):N/A
Profession:American Bishop, writer, and filmmaker
Yearly Income:$2 million
Net Worth in 2022$20 million
Content Last Updated:December 2022

Td Jakes Personal Life 

Td Jakes is married to Serita Jakes, the couple got married on May 29, 1982, and are living happily till date.

Jakes and Serita have five children, Sarah Jakes, Cora Jakes-Coleman, Jamar Jakes, Jermaine Jakes, and  Thomas Jakes Jr.

In 2017, a biased and antagonist controversy stirred around jakes for his remarks on people being homosexual and on the LGBTQ community, a question was raised to him in once when he was being interviewed if black churches and LGBTQ people can co-exist to which he answered that “if the world has turned into a certain direction that doesn’t mean the world has changed and the church community and the total right to oppose and disagree with a certain type of community without being ostracized”.

This response of bishop jakes followed a mass hatred wave on the internet calling the bishop biased and antagonist, some people commented that god may have mercy on him and open his eyes, and one man commented  “This man has backed down from the culture and knows that if he says the truth, the world will hate him and he will lose his money, deals, books, etc”

He also got several criticisms on this from Twitter and Instagram, now no such rumors or controversies are around him

Td Jakes Career 

After working in part-time jobs in his 20s and during religious studies in 1982 Jakes got placed at the Local Union Carbide and became a pastor of the Greater Emmanuel Temple of Faith, at this time Jakes was only 25.

later in 1988, he started publishing books and produced his films through his own enterprise ‘TDJ Enterprises’, Jakes has also founded a mega church in Dallas known as

The Potter’s House which is at rank 10 of USA’s mega-churches with a 5000-seat auditorium, offices and is located in a 34-acre hilltop campus.

After this Td, Jake is seen most of the time giving shows at his own auditorium or anywhere else with a whopping crowd of at least 4000-5000 people.

Jakes has also written many books such as ‘Intimacy with God’, ‘Woman, Thou Art Loosed: Healing the wounds of the past’ and many more, he has also produced and created many films based on spirituality and on the belief in god, some of his films are ‘Jumping The Broom’, ‘Heaven is for real’, ‘Miracles from Heaven’ etc.

Td Jakes Awards & Achievements

Td Jakes has been awarded and nominated multiple times for his movies and albums for faith and God.

Jakes has been nominated three times by Grammy and has won one award for one of his albums, in 2004 he won the president award and in 2012 he was nominated by the Black Reel Awards for his film ‘Jumping The Broom’. 

Td Jakes Major Investments and Assets

No known investments are done by Td Jakes.

Td Jakes own auditorium is known to be his most valuable asset which he founded.

Td Jakes Must Watch Latest Video and Trending Photographs 

Watch out Td Jakes controversial interview on black churches Vs LGBTQ community –

Bishop T.D. Jakes On The Black Churches Shifting Stance On Homosexuality – YouTube

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