Carl Lentz is a well-known American pastor, blogger, motivational speaker, and business owner. Moreover, Carl Lentz is best known as the celebrity pastor of the nation. Pastor is best known as the chief of the international Hillsong church network’s Manhattan division.
Table of Biography
Early life and Childhood
Stephen Carl Lentz better known as Carl Lentz born on 6th November 1978 in Virginia Beach, Virginia, the United States of America. Carl is 42 years old, according to his birth date. Moreover, he holds the citizenship of America.
He belongs to a Christian family. Besides that, his father’s name is Steve Lentz and his mother’s name is Cathy Lentz. Talking about his siblings, he has three sisters named Corrie, Bethany, and Mary Lentz. Carl’s parents raised Carl and his sisters in their hometown.
Talking about his educational life, from 1998 to 2000, Carl was a student at the North Carolina State University. During that time, he used to play basketball. Moreover, he was a part of the men’s basketball team in his school. Furthermore, he left Virginia for Los Angeles to join The King’s College and Seminary.
To gain further education, he went to Sydney, Australia. Where he joined the Hillsong Church’s Hillsong International Leadership College. In there, he studied theology. After completing his graduation in 2003, he came back to his hometown Virginia.
Talking about Carl’s professional career, he became a youth pastor after being consecrated. In the year 2010, Carl co-founded Hillsong NYC in New York City with his friend, Joel Houston and Laura his wife. In his Hillsong NYC church, there had about 9,000 attendees among its 6 weekly services held at the Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan and the Wellmont Theatre in Montclair, New Jersey.
Moreover, in the year 2017, Hillsong NYC expanded to campuses in Connecticut and Boston. As being a lead pastor at Hillsong Church, he lives in one of the most articulated zones of the world that are the Upper Montclair region. Besides a pastor, he is also a motivational speaker. Carl also gives his motivational speeches and services at Montclair’s Wellmont Theater every Sunday. Apart from that, he is also a writer and has written two books. “Own The Moment” and “The One: Experience Jesus” are the titles of the two novels. In the year November 2020, Hillsong Church fired Carl from the post of pastor.
According to the church, he was fired from the Hillsong Church in Light of “penetrates of trust” and “moral disappointment’. Besides being a pastor, he has several fans following. Moreover, he is simply running behind two popular celebrities such as Justin Bieber (pop-singer) and Kyrie Irving (NBA star). Again, he has been appeared on talk shows like the ‘Nightly Show’ with stars like Neil deGrasse Tyson.
Achievement and Net worth
Talking about Carl’s awards and nominations, he hasn’t won them so far. Furthermore, based on his popularity and fan base, we can expect him to win some awards in the coming years.
Talking about Carl’s net worth, as an American pastor, author, and motivational speaker, he has earned a decent amount of sum in his professional career. Moreover, he estimated net worth is around $2.5 million US dollar (as of 2021). Besides that, there is no more detailed information regarding his salary and income.
Carl Lentz is a married man. The pastor got married to his wife known as Laura Lentz. According to sources, Carl was in a long relationship with laura for a long period. After dating for a long period, they married each other in the year 2003. Moreover, by the marriage, they are the parent of three kids named Ava, Roman, and Charlie Lentz. Again, Carl likes to spend time with his family and kids.
Talking about Carl’s rumors and controversy, he’s not a part of them until now. Besides that, the pastor is focusing on his personal and professional life. Moreover, Carl likes to keep a distance from the rumors and the controversy.
Body Measurement and Social media
Carl Lentz stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs around 80 kg. He has brown eyes and brown hair. His body measurement measures at 40-28-15. His biceps size is measure at 15 and his shoe size (UK) is 9.
He is active on social platforms such as Instagram and Twitter. On his Instagram, there are more than 661k followers. Likewise, on Twitter, there are more than 155k followers. Moreover, Carl is not active on Facebook.