Category: John Hagee

U.S. pastor apologizes to Jews for ‘God sent Hitler’ comments

John Hagee “In a sermon in 1999, I grappled with the vexing question of why a loving God would allow the evil of the Holocaust to occur,” John Hagee, the Texas-based preacher wrote in a letter to Anti-Defamation League director Abe Foxman. “I know how sensitive the issue of the Holocaust is and should be to the Jewish community and I regret if my Jewish friends felt any pain as a result.”

He lied to get into the church

Taibbi, a contributing editor for Rolling Stone, spent more than four months in 2006 and 2007 pretending to worship at the San Antonio megachurch whose pastor, John Hagee, has lately aired regrets if his past comments, including a reference to the “great whore” in the Book of Revelation, proved hurtful to Catholics.

John Hagee warns against radical Islam

The Rev. John Hagee, a nationally known pastor from San Antonio, Texas, told a gathering at Thomas Road Baptist Church in Lynchburg on Sunday night that America must win the war against terrorists who embrace radical Islam. “Right now America is at a crossroads,” said Hagee, who heads Christians United For Israel. “The Third World War has begun.” Hagee said America’s current enemy has no fear of death and is motivated by a desire for world domination at any cost. “Ladies and gentlemen, America is at war with radical Islam,” Hagee said. “Jihad has come to America. If we lose

Business Express: Critics say John Hagee’s compensation is too high

San Antonio Express-News, June 20, 2003 By Analisa Nazareno, San Antonio Express-News Perched atop a red-carpet altar, seated on a wide white and blue throne, Pastor John Hagee waits until the jazz band has quieted, the 125-member choir has left the stage and the soloist has moved the congregation almost to tears. An emotional, energetic half-hour of song praising the glory of God passes. Then Hagee tells ushers at his 5,000-seat Cornerstone Church to take their positions. With the dozens of men bearing glinting platters in the aisles, and six cameramen capturing the moment, Hagee instructs church members to