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Is John Hagee A False Teacher?

Category 5 Verdict: John Hagee Is An Idolator Preface Part of how this Discernment ministry operates is taking in reader questions about prevalent teachers. Hagee was voted by our members to be the next subject of research. You can make a request here and see our answered verdicts here. Biography John Hagee is an American pastor, author, and televangelist known […]

Inside The Chosen’s Prosperity Gospel Sermons The Chosen has had a troublesome year, despite being the most profitable TV show marketed to Christians. Earlier this year, The Chosen showcased the pride flag in their behind the scenes promotional content. The Chosen had since doubled down on that. Dallas Jenkins would claim that The Chosen is not a ministry. This, in […]

Prosperity Gospel vs Rippaverse: Berin Gilfillan Sues Eric July Over ISOM Trademark

Because he decided to set out into his own content creation, Eric July was the EDW Entrepreneur of the Year for 2022 for inventing a black superhero comic entitled Isom, after the protagonist, only to be accused of trademark violations by the International School of Ministry, a venture of Berin Gilfillan and his Good Shepherd […]

Christian Post Simps Deion Sanders

Deion Sanders had a surprise win against Texas Christian University, the 17th ranked college football team in the country going into the season and the runner up of the championship last season. Their decline would continue to the benefit of the University of Colorado, last year’s doormat in the PAC 10, and one of the […]

Is The Prosperity Gospel Actually On Rise?

Last week, LifeWay released a study claiming a rise in the Prosperity Gospel compared to the year 2017. But were the findings of these studies accurate. Since 2017, we have seen the meteoric rise of Mike Todd. TD Jakes is one of the most watched pastors in America. The Prosperity Gospel churches are still large […]

Discernment Updates: Mike Todd and Priscilla Shirer Verdicts Updated

Evangelical Dark Web is not only a news and commentary website, we also do research on potential false teachers, often at reader request. We wanted to do this with some sort of standard for what constitutes a false teacher. The goal was to due research on teachers that were not low hanging fruit or inspired […]

Priscilla Shirer Prosperity Gospel: Most Watched Sermon of 2021 Church Leaders, the liberal church growth rag of Ed Stetzer published the most popular sermons of 2021, which primarily featured TD Jakes taking up 8 of the top 10 spots with Priscilla Shirer and David Jeremiah being the exceptions. Shirer would claim the top spot with over 5 million views from a sermon she […]

Mike Todd Spits, rubs it in man’s face during sermon The most recent sermon at Transformation Church featured a daring a disgusting sermon illustration that involved Mike Todd spitting and rubbing it in a man’s face as a way to “explain” Jesus spitting in the blind man’s eyes when He healed him. Mike Todd is a highly prominent false teacher of the Prosperity Gospel […]

Tim Tebow returns to the NFL

Tim Tebow is certainly the most iconic athlete to proclaim Christ in the last decade. He stands in direct contrast to Colin Kaepernick, the biggest Social Justice Warrior athlete of the previous decade. Both were running quarterbacks. Both carried with them a level of distraction. And both had highly debatable levels of talent. After being […]

Is John MacArthur’s wealth a real scandal?

It was widely known that John MacArthur was a rich man. Pastoring Grace Community Church and being one of the most influential pastors in the United States undoubtedly comes with wealth from books, broadcasting, speaking gigs, and more. John MacArthur has a diverse portfolio of income streams tied to his brand as a pastor. All […]