The President and Founder Of Living Faith Church World wide, Bishop David Oyedepo has reacted to the Forbes List of World’s Richest pastors where he was number one on the list with an estimated worth of about $150million.
When Reuters asked the Bishop about Forbes’ estimate of his fortune, he said he doesn’t know how they arrived at their figure by says he’s blessed..
“For me, to have fortune means someone who has what he needs at any point in time. I don’t see myself as having $150 million stacked up somewhere. Whatever way they found their figures, I am only able to say I am blessed by the Lord.”
Asked if churches should pay tax considering how much they make, Bishop Oyedepo said;
“There is no single government input on this premises. We supply our water, we make our roads, then you … say: ‘Let’s tax them’. For what?”