Brian Houston indicted for concealing father’s sex abuse

The Hillsong megachurch founder and senior pastor, Brian Houston, was indicted on Thursday in Australia for concealing the child sex abuse of his father Frank Houston. The prolonged investigation commenced in 2019 and relates to events that were made public in 1999 over a man who died in 2004. The Australian government statement reads: A […]

Is Carl Lentz a false teacher?

Category 5 Verdict: Carl Lentz is both unqualified and an obvious false teacher. Preface Part of how this Discernment ministry operates is taking in reader questions about prevalent teachers. There were multiple requests to investigate Carl Lentz, and due to him leading the field of requests, this investigation into his teachings was undergone. You can […]

Carl Lentz fired from Hillsong

What does it take to get fired from Hillsong. Being a open homosexual in ministry? Bad theology? Apparently adultery is a fireable offense at Hillsong Church. This would mark the end of Carl Lentz’s time at Hillsong NYC. Carl Lentz is perhaps the second most well known pastor at Hillsong, and one of the most […]

Is Brian Houston a false teacher?

Category 4 Verdict: Brian Houston propagates the Prosperity Gospel as well as the Popularity Gospel Background Brian Houston is the founder and current leader of Hillsong. He is the face of Big Eva in the Australian continent, but his influence is far from limited to just down under. His church is a massive worldwide organization […]

Reaction to Hillsong being in the closet

We wanted to react to the reporting of Jeff Maples of Reformation Charlotte that we promoted in DarkLinks 4. It was reported that a homosexual advocacy group claimed that Hillsong supports homosexuality but is unwilling to publicly do so. This allegation stems from behind closed doors conversations that supposedly happened between the Australian gay group […]

Hillsong’s Brian Houston condemns Christian athlete Israel Folau for quoting scripture

Yes you read that headline right. This story comes from Austrailia where the county’s largest megachurch, Hillsong, condemned rugby star, Israel Folau, for quoting scripture that condemned homosexuality, among other sins, and warned of hell. The two biblical passages paraphrased by Folau are 1 Corinthians 6:9-10 and Galatians 5:19-21. Now, this, predictably, earned a Fatwa from […]