Bishop David Oyedepo Biography, Life History & Profile

Bishop David Oyedepo biography

Updated in 2012 – Bishop David Oyedepo Biography, Life History & Profile

Bishop David Oyedepo Biography shows that the highly revered man of God was born in September 27, 1954. He remains a Christian author and the founder/presiding General overseer of Living Faith Church worldwide – David Oyedepo Winners Chapel, with its headquarters located at the Canaan Land, Ogun state, south west of Nigeria. Bishop Oyedepo presides over the “faith Tabernacle” a 50,000 capacity auditorium reputed to be the largest church auditorium in the world {Guinness book of world records}. The winners chapel Network is now present in over 300 cities of Nigeria, 32 African Nations, and several other countries in Europe and the United States of America.

Bishop Oyedepo’s winners chapel ministry

Bishop Oyedepo date of birth record shows that the highly revered man of God, mostly referred to as papa Oyedepo is 58 years old.

David Oyedepo winners chapel is a new worship center built by the man of God in 1998 and it was located on a 530 –acre {2.1km square}. The 50,000 seat edifice located on Canaan land was dedicated in September 1999 after just 12 months it was started.

Living faith International has gone beyond a Christian ministry, the Canaan land in Otta Ogun state has been expanded over the years and now contains a primary school – Kingdom heritage model school, the faith academy secondary school, and fully equipped university that has over 7,000 students enrolled in all its courses.

David Oyedepo ministries International- papa Oyedepo’s profile

Living faith International, his callings no doubt has brought papa Oyedepo fame and wealth, according to 2012 Forbes report, Bishop Oyedepo is the richest Nigerian pastor , and with a net worth of over $US150 million.

Oyedepo ministries International including winners chapel owns several properties which include; 4 private jets, estates, restaurants, shopping stores, Bakery, processing plants, and educational institutions and other commercial properties scattered all over the world.

It is believed that Oyedepo ministries employ over 2,000 of its church members as well as hundreds of thousands of people all around Nigeria and the world.

Bishop Oyedepo as a family man

Bishop Oyedepo takes time off his busy family and business schedules to write and publish several Christian literatures, and inspirational books through the Dominion Publishing House that was commissioned in December 1992. Some of the bestselling books published by the Bishop include; anointing for exploits, winning invisible battles, Pillars of destiny, Excellency of wisdom, Born to win, The healing balm, Walking in Dominion, Breaking the curses of life, and Manifestation of the spirits of God.

The Biography of Bishop David Oyedepo is not complete without mentioning his marriage to his wife Florence Abiola Akano {now referred to as Mummy Faith}; and his four kids- David Jr, Love, Joys, and Isaac. David Jr and Isaac are ordained Bishop Oyedepo children pastors, the two young pastors were ordained by world renowned evangelist- Kenneth Copeland in May 2007.

Covenant University, owned by winners chapel is the first private University in Nigeria; it remains one of the best in the country and has remained a standard for all other licensed private institutions.

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