Ernest Winston Angley
August 9, 1921
|Died||May 7, 2021 (aged 99)|
Akron, Ohio, U.S.
|Occupation||Pastor, televangelist, ministry owner, author, television station owner|
|Spouse(s)||Esther Lee Sikes, 1943–1970 (her death)|
|Church||Ernest Angley's Grace Cathedral – Cuyahoga Falls / Grace Cathedral – Akron|
|Grace Cathedral, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, U.S.|
Career[change | change source]
Angley's ministry was originally based at Grace Cathedral (a.k.a. the "Temple of Healing Stripes") near Akron. That church is now known as Grace Cathedral – Akron. Angley's ministry operates a Boeing 747SP, named Star Triple Seven and bearing registration P4-FSH.
He hosts a one hour program called The Ernest Angley Hour.
Controversy[change | change source]
Angley was known for being against homosexuality as he saw it as a sin. In January 2019, he was accused of sexual abuse by former Grace Cathedral pastor, Rev. Brock Miller. Miller filed a lawsuit against Angley and claims that he was abused for nine years. A 1996 tape recording of Angley admitting to sexual relations with a different man. Allegation of further sexual abuses have been reported by the Akron Beacon Journal and Forbes.
Death[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "Birth reference results for Ernest Angley". FamilySearch.org. Retrieved September 22, 2017.
- "Grace Cathedral". Ernest Angley Ministries. January 1, 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-09.
- "Airframe 21963 History". Boeing 747SP Website. Retrieved 2010-09-24.
Leased to Grace Cathedral (Ernest Angley Ministries)
- "Aviation Photo Search". Retrieved April 15, 2017.
- "Matthew 18:12 "What do you think? If a man owns a hundred sheep, and one of them wanders away, will he not leave the ninety-nine on the hills and go to look for the one that wandered off?". Retrieved April 15, 2017.
- "Anti-gay televangelist Ernest Angley accused of sexual abuse". MSN. Retrieved January 27, 2019.
- "The Rev. Ernest Angley admitted sexual encounter". Akron Beacon Journal. Retrieved January 27, 2019.
- "Televangelist Ernest Angley admitted sexual encounter with man in taped phone call". Cleveland Dispatch. Archived from the original on January 28, 2019. Retrieved January 27, 2019.
- "Televangelist Accused of Sexual Abuse, Forcing Vasectomy". Forbes. Retrieved January 27, 2019.
- Televangelist Ernest Angley dead at 99 - News 5 Cleveland.com (WEWS-TV)
Other websites[change | change source]