Death of Pat Robertson – Pat Robertson, who was a longtime religious broadcaster, educator, philanthropist and television personality, died at his home in Virginia Beach, Va., early Thursday morning. Robertson had previously run for President of the United States. He was 93 years old. Robertson’s rise to fame is rooted in what he called a vision from God to create The Christian Broadcasting Network, which he started in 1960.
He was best known for his prayers and political commentary while leading the 700 Club, the flagship program of his media ministry. However, Robertson’s rise to prominence is also rooted in what he called a vision from God to create the 700 Club. He also established a Christian university, a legal defense group and an international non-governmental organization specializing in disaster relief. He was a prolific innovator.
Although he promoted a worldview that believed in the inerrancy of the Bible, his approach to business and his on-air behavior were deemed unconventional by some, and some even considered him to be ahead of the times. his time. This was the case even though he believed in the inerrancy of the Bible. Today, his influence and legacy spans many interests and industries, helping countless Christian and secular leaders overcome once insurmountable odds.
Marion Gordon Robertson was given the nickname “Pat” by her older brother after she was born on March 22, 1930, in Lexington, Virginia. Marion Gordon Robertson’s real name was Marion Gordon Robertson. The fact that he continued to use that name rather than his first name was just the beginning of the many social norms he would ignore throughout his life.
Robertson, a Yale-educated lawyer and son of a United States senator, aspired to become a successful businessman. He wrote about his desire to live the life of a New York socialite in his autobiography, published in 1972 and titled Shout It From the Housetops. When he converted to Christianity in the 1950s, however, his life took a dramatic turn for the better. He is now known as a “born again Christian”.
Robertson abandoned his own vision and decided to follow what he perceived as God’s will for his life, which was to start a Christian radio ministry. However, he struggled when he started his career as a religious broadcaster, starting with limited funding and an outdated TV station that was up for sale in Portsmouth, Virginia.
Pat Robertson’s obituary and funeral plans will be released by the family…