Popular Nigerian Prophet TB Joshua is dead
The Synagogue, Church of All Nations (SCOAN), Pastor Temitope Balogun Joshua, popularly known as TB Joshua, has died.
He died on Saturday evening at the age of 57 in Lagos, Nigeria. The cause of his death remains unknown at the time of writing.
TB Joshua died shortly after completing a program at his church on Saturday. His body was deposited in the morgue awaiting an autopsy. A post on his Facebook page which has more than 4 million subscribers, revealed:
“ Certainly the Sovereign LORD does nothing without revealing his plan to his servants the prophets. “- Amos 3: 7
On Saturday, June 5, 2021, Prophet TB Joshua spoke at the Emmanuel TV Partner Meeting: “It’s time for everything – time to come here for prayer and time to come home after the service.
God brought home His servant Prophet TB Joshua – as he should by divine will. His last moments on earth were spent in the service of God. This is what he was born for, lived for, and died for.
As the Prophet, TB Joshua, says, “The best way to use life is to spend it on something that will survive it.”
Prophet TB Joshua leaves a legacy of service and sacrifice to the Kingdom of God that has lived on for generations yet to be born.
The synagogue, the Church of All Nations, and the Emmanuel TV family appreciate your love, prayers, and concern at this time and ask for a moment of privacy for the family.
Here are the last words of the prophet TB Joshua: “Watch and pray. ”
One life for Christ is all we have; one life for Christ is so dear. ”
The huge TB Joshua Church runs the Emmanuel TV channel from Lagos. His YouTube channel, Emmanuel TV, had over a million subscribers before it was suspended last April.
TB Joshua ruled for several decades as a fiery preacher on television, using his platform to attract many Christians worldwide. Emmanuel TV, run by Mr. Joshua’s SCOAN, is one of Nigeria’s most prominent Christian broadcasting stations, available worldwide through digital and terrestrial switches.
In 2014, his church was at the center of a multinational investigation following the collapse of a section of his church headquarters in Lagos, leaving dozens dead and many more injured.
TB Joshua has denied the negligence claims, and a lawsuit over the incident was still pending before his death.
Born June 12, 1963, he was a televangelist and philanthropist.