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|Pastor Chris Oyakhilome|
|Occupation||Televangelist, author, speaker, preacher, life coach|
|Spouse||Pastor Anita Oyakhilome|
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome (known popularly as "Pastor Chris") is a televangelist and founding president of Believers' LoveWorld Incorporated aka "Christ Embassy", a Christian organisation headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria.
Pastor Chris was born in 1961 in to the family of T.E. Oyakhilome and was brought up in a Christian home, he got born again at the age of 9 and started his ministry fully as a young undergraduate at the then Bendel State University (now "Ambrose Alli University") where he studied Architecture.
He is married to Pastor Anita Oyakhilome, the Director of the Christ Embassy International Office who also pastors Christ Embassy Churches in the United Kingdom, including her own chapter, Christ Embassy Docklands, in North Woolwich, London.. She is the Co- Director of Loveworld Christian Network.
Through an anointed ministry spanning over 25 years, Pastor, teacher, healing minister, television host and best-selling author Rev. Chris Oyakhilome has helped millions experience a victorious and purposeful life in God's Word.
He is the author of several bestsellers such as "None of These Diseases" and "Rhapsody of Realities" which he co-authors with his wife, Pastor Anita. His teachings are also available in all audio and video formats.
Presiding over an ever-widening network of Christ Embassy Churches and campus fellowships on all five continents, Rev. Chris also pastors one of the largest congregations in Africa. He holds massive teaching and healing crusades with crowds of over 3.5 million in a single night's event.
The world renowned Healing School is a ministry of Pastor Chris which manifests the healing works of Jesus Christ today, and has helped many receive healings and miracles through the gifts of the Spirit in operation.
In Year 2003, he pioneered the first 24-hour Christian Network from Africa to the rest of the world. He is also the host of "Atmosphere for Miracles", a programme on major television networks around the world, which brings God's divine presence right into your home.
 Ministry and healing
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is the author of several bestselling books including "Rhapsody of Realities" which he co-authors with his wife, Pastor Anita. His book "How to receive your miracle and retain it?" promotes Word of Faith theology.
Presiding over an ever-widening network of Christ Embassy Churches and campus fellowships on six continents, Pastor Chris also pastors one of the largest congregations in Africa. He holds teaching and healing crusades with crowds of over 3.5 million in a single night's event. Christ Embassy has an elite group of international professionals responsible for translating monthly English versions of the ministry's "Rhapsody of Realities" into over 80 languages.
In 2003, he pioneered the first 24-hour Christian Network from Africa to the rest of the world known as LoveWorld Christian Network. He is also the host of the television program “Atmosphere for Miracles”, which is oriented towards healing of physical and spiritual ailments and is broadcast on major television networks around the world.
The wider ministry includes the Healing School, Inner City Mission, and an expanding on-line ministry.
A number of controversies have arisen with the pastor and his ministry. He has a very good following all over Africa and the world over and such controversies are normally quickly downplayed.
- He has been accused of staging healing sessions. These sessions are normally attended by thousands who give money to ministry hoping to be healed by the pastor. He has been accused of planting people in the crowd that he eventually "heals".
- The pastor has been accused of offering congregants who attend his school of healing money to act as if they are sicker than they are (e.g. Wheelchair bound) and then heals them at his "Night of Bliss" events 
- The ministry has been accused of coercing its members to make large donations to the church even though they may be poor. Church members are regularly donating large sums of cash and material possessions to the church as they are told they will be rewarded by God. This has led to a number of members losing all of their possessions as they default on other payments in order to finance the lifestyle of the churches leaders.
- Healing HIV: Treatment Action Campaign has come out against the Pastor and Christ Embassy on claims to heal life threatening diseases such as HIV 
 Money laundering charges
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of Nigeria, an agency of the Nigerian government vested with the powers of prosecuting cases involving financial and economic crimes has placed Pastor Chris Oyakhilome under surveillance investigating an illegal transfer of $35 million USD from Nigeria to foreign bank accounts by his church..
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- ^ http://famouspeoplenews.wordpress.com/2009/04/10/south-africans-vow-to-sack-christ-embassy%E2%80%A6-as-authorities-humiliate-chris-oyakhilome-at-airport/
- ^ http://www.politicsweb.co.za/politicsweb/view/politicsweb/en/page71654?oid=190635&sn=Detail
- ^ http://www.elombah.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=4548:pastor-chris-oyakhilome-in-35million-money-laundering-scam&catid=46:naija-gossip&Itemid=64
- ^ http://www.nigerianelitesforum.com/ng/religion-chracter-and-philosophy-rcp/5786-christ-embassy-pastor-chris-oyakhilome-in-35million-money-laundering-scam.html
- Christ Embassy Online
- Pastor Chris Online
- Pastor Chris Podcast Network
- LoveWorld Mobile
- LoveWorld Television
- LoveWorld Media
- Healing School
- LoveWorld SAT
- LoveWorld Plus Television
- Christ Embassy Online Store
- Christ Embassy Digital Media
- Rhapsody Of Realities
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