iOS app Android app

Victoria Osteen

Religious Scholar: Jesus Was A Marxist

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.08.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Religious scholar Reza Aslan has news for "prosperity preachers" like Joel Osteen and T.D. Jakes: Jesus was pretty much a Marxist. Aslan spoke out...

Victoria Osteen's Sermon Seriously Upset A Lot Of Christians

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 09.08.2014 | Religion

Lakewood Church co-pastor Victoria Osteen received backlash from the Christian community after video footage of an August sermon surfaced showing Oste...

WATCH: Victoria Osteen On Why It's OK To Pray For A Parking Spot

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 06.03.2014 | Religion

Does praying for a material goal "dumb down" the idea of prayer? Victoria Osteen, the co-pastor of the Lakewood megachurch with her husband Joel Os...

Joel Osteen Says He's Not A Prosperity Minister

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 06.03.2014 | Religion

Megachurch pastor Joel Osteen and his wife and co-pastor of Victoria of Lakewood Church joined HuffPost Live host Marc Lamont Hill to talk Night of H...

Joel Osteen: Being Against Gay Marriage Is 'Not My Core Message'

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Pastor Joel Osteen doesn't approve of gay marriage, but he doesn't want that single viewpoint to define his ministry. During a conversation with Os...

Over $600,000 In Donations Stolen From Osteen's Megachurch

Posted 03.11.2014 | Religion

The safe of Lakewood Church in Houston, Tex., was burgled on Sunday, to the tune of over $600,000 in cash, checks, and credit card information, report...

Joel Osteen On Marriage, Motivation And Turning 50

Pat Gallagher | Posted 05.05.2013 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

Joel Osteen is a crowd pleaser. The senior pastor of Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas, whose television ministry reaches over 100 million homes in the U.S., has been called 'the voice of hope.' And for good reason.

Televangelist Brings 'Night Of Hope' To Chicago

Posted 10.04.2011 | Chicago

With attendance down at its baseball games this season, it makes good sense for the Chicago White Sox's bottom line that they would allow U.S. Cellula...

Passengers Back Osteen And Say They Saw No Assault

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

HOUSTON (AP) _ Passengers and a pilot testified Wednesday they never saw or heard anything that indicated the wife of megachurch evangelist pastor Joe...

Pastors Go Postal

Barbara Ehrenreich | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Barbara Ehrenreich

After Joel and Victoria Osteen's latest incident, there's a possible message from on high: that their brand of Christianity fosters a distinctly un-Christian narcissism.

Victoria Osteen, Joel Osteen's Wife, Accused Of Assaulting A Flight Attendant

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

HOUSTON — A jury was seated Wednesday in a lawsuit alleging the wife of nationally known pastor Joel Osteen assaulted a flight attendant. Openi...