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Kenneth E Hagin Biography, Ministry and Life

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    Biography Of Kenneth E Hagin

    Kenneth E Hagin
    Kenneth E Hagin
    Background Information
    Full Name: Kenneth Erwin Hagin
    Gender Male
    Born: 20 August 1917,
    Place of Birth: McKinney, Texas, United States
    Died 19 September 2003, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
    Spouse Oretha Rooker (m. 1938–2003)
    Movie House of Gold
    Net Worth
    Occupation: American preacher

    Kenneth E Hagin was an American evangelist and popular pastor who engaged in several ministerial works. He was a significant pioneer of the Word of Faith Movement and the founder of Rhema Bible Training College.


    Kenneth E Hagin was aged 86 when he died.

    Personal Life

    Kenneth E Hagin was born on the 20th of August, 1917, in McKinney, Texas, to Drake Hagin and Jess Hagin. He was born with a deformed heart and wasn’t expected to live long, but after giving his life to Christ in April 1933, Kenneth E Hagin encountered God.

    On the 8th of August, 1934, Kenneth E Hagin was raised from his deathbed through the revelation of “Faith in the Word of God.” He was healed of paralysis and could walk normally.


    Kenneth E Hagin married his wife Oretha Rooker on the 25th of November, 1938. They had two children, a son Kenneth Hagin Jnr and a daughter Patricia (Hagin) Harrison. His son Kenneth Wayne Hagin is now a pastor of the Rhema Bible Church and president of the Kenneth Hagin Ministries.

    Kenneth Hagin Ministries

    Kenneth E Hagin started the Kenneth Hagin Ministries on the 23rd of January, 1963, in Garland, Texas. He moved his ministry office to Tulsa, Oklahoma, in September 1966 into a previously owned space.
    Kenneth E Hagin started selling his messages on tape during that period; also, in November of that same year, he taught on KSKY, a radio station in Dallas.

    After that, in 1967, Kenneth E Hagin started a radio broadcast that remains aired up until now by his son, Rev Kenneth Hagin Jr.


    Kenneth E Hagin died on the 19th of September, 2003.

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