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10 Popular Types of Black Preachers You'll Meet on Sunday
Black preachers are known for their passionate delivery of the scripture from the pulpit on Sunday mornings and over time, many have developed identifiable preaching styles that congregants find entertaining, engaging or distracting. Listed below is a viral parody of 10 popular preaching styles of black pastors along with some closely matched examples of popular preachers from American pulpits.
The 10 Types Of Black Preachers
1. The Interesting Voice - Bishop Noel Jones of City of Refuge in Los Angeles
(Photo: Facebook/Noel Jones)
Bishop Noel Jones
2. The Singer - Bishop Paul S. Morton of Changing A Generation Full Gospel Baptist Church
Bishop Paul S. Morton of Greater St. Stephen Full Gospel Baptist Church in New Orleans sings at the CBC prayer breakfast. (Photo: Hamil Harris/The Washington Post)
3. The Hooper- Bishop Clarence McClendon of Clarence E. McClendon Ministries (CEMM)
(Photo: Facebook/Clarence McClendon)
Bishop Clarence McClendon
4. The Asthmatic - Dr. Taketa Williams of Taketa Williams Ministries in Jacksonville, Fla.
YouTube/Dr. Taketa Williams
Dr. Taketa Williams- I'm In Love With A Stripper (Part 1)
5. The Emotional Wreck - Dr. Juanita Bynum, televangelist
JUANITA BYNUM LIVE - I DON'T MIND WAITING
6. The Mathematician - Bishop I.V. Hilliard of New Light Christian Center in Houston, Texas
(Photo: facebook/Bishop I.V. Hilliard)
Bishop I.V. Hilliard of New Light Christian Center in Houston, Texas.
7 The Crowd Interactionist - Dr. Creflo Dollar of World Changers Church International in Fulton County, Ga.
(Photo: World Changers Church International via The Christian Post)
Creflo Dollar preaches on June 5, 2011, at World Changers Church International in College Park, Ga.
8. The Fire & Brimstone - Dr. James David Manning of ATLAH World Missionary Church in New York City
(Photo: Screen Grab via YouTube/ATLAHWorldwide)
Chief pastor at the ATLAH World Missionary Church in New York City, James David Manning.
9. The Dictionary - Bishop TD Jakes of The Potter's House in Dallas, Texas
(Photo: The Christian Post/Scott Liu)
Bishop T.D. Jakes of The Potter's House in Dallas, Texas, visited the Atrium at the American Bible Society in NYC on Wednesday, July 24, 2013, for an exclusive interview with The Christian Post.
10. The White Guy Voice - Pastor André Butler of Word of Faith International Christian Center in Southfield Mich.
YouTube/WordoffaithCCMerry Christmas - Pastor Andre and Min. Tiffany Butler and family