Escaping the Prosperity Gospel

In this episode Mikel Del Rosario and Costi Hinn discuss the prosperity gospel, focusing on Hinn’s spiritual journey out of the religious movement. This interview was recorded before March 2020.

About the Contributors

Costi Hinn

Costi Hinn is the Executive Pastor of Discipleship at Redeemer Bible Church in Gilbert, AZ. He previously propagated “prosperity theology” and held numerous other false beliefs connected with the Word of Faith movement. He is a graduate of Dallas Baptist University and Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is the co-author of Defining Deception, and the author of God, Greed, and the (Prosperity) Gospel.

Mikel Del Rosario

Mikel Del Rosario is a PhD student in New Testament Studies at Dallas Theological Seminary, Project Manager for Cultural Engagement at the Hendricks Center, and Adjunct Professor of Apologetics and World Religion at William Jessup University. Mikel co-authors The Table Briefing articles in Bibliotheca Sacra with Darrell Bock, manages the Table Podcast, and helps Christians defend the faith with courage and compassion through his apologetics speaking ministry. He holds a Master of Theology (ThM) from DTS and an MA in Christian Apologetics from Biola University.