Jerry Falwell

Jerry Falwell

American evangelical pastor, televangelist, and conservative political commentator
Jerry Laymon Falwell Sr. was an American Baptist pastor, televangelist, and conservative activist. He was the founding pastor of the Thomas Road Baptist Church, a megachurch in Lynchburg, Virginia.Wikipedia
BornAugust 11, 1933
HometownLynchburg, Virginia, United States
Net worth$10 million
Height6'4" (1.93m)
SpouseMacel Falwell (m 1958 - 2007)
ChildrenJerry Falwell Jr. , Jonathan Falwell , Jeannie
ParentsHelen Falwell , Carey Hezekiah Falwell
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UMass to hold Pride Day when Liberty football visits

  • Liberty, which started as a Baptist college under founder Jerry Falwell in 1971, has evolved into a conservative, evangelical university in Lynchburg, Virginia, that places restrictions on its students’ behavior, including monitoring behaviors in its male- and female-only residence halls.

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W.Va. governor, college president pitch Virginia secession plea

In what they acknowledged is a long-shot bid, West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice and Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. urged unhappy Virginia counties Tuesday to secede and join neighboring state West Virginia, where Democrats aren't in charge.
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