From The Pulpit To Public Disgrace: What Are Some Of The Biggest Megachurch Scandals?

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On Easter, the most important day of Holy Week, millions of people are planning to head to church to hear powerful and reflective sermons from charismatic preachers. But what happens when the person at the pulpit is actually living a less than holy life?

Some of the country’s most well-known religious leaders have been mired in controversy, from making off-color statements to engaging in activities that directly conflict with the teachings they fervently espouse.

Take a look at our gallery to see which famous pastors have fallen from grace.

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