televangelist

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televangelist

US an evangelical preacher who appears regularly on television, preaching the gospel and appealing for donations from viewers
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The most common theme in televangelical programs is known as the "successful people" syndrome.
It is not so much earned anymore, as it is prayed for, bestowed upon and 'planted' in Savings and Loan Societies, microcredit societies, U-Vistract, Money Rain, televangelical missions, and even the private account of the widow of a Cote d'Ivoire Minister.
Despite calls from concerned citizens and last-ditch efforts on the part of KCET and the KOCE Foundation, it's quite possible that the station will go to one such televangelical group, either Daystar or Trinity, which are each willing to stump up $25 million.