Update coming through about an hour ago revealed that, #Reinhard Bonnke passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on December 7, 2019 after preaching the glorious Gospel of Jesus throughout the entire world for the past 60 years.
Reinhard Bonnke (Born 19th April 1940) was a German Pentecostal evangelist, principally known for his gospel missions across Africa which has overseen 75 million recorded conversions to Christ.
Confirming this, here’s the press release from the family been published on his official Facebook page:
“Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,
It is with sorrow that the Bonnke Family would like to announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, and grandfather, Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke. He passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on December 7, 2019. For the past 60 years he has preached the glorious Gospel of Jesus throughout the entire world. We want to thank you on behalf of him and our family, for your kind love and unwavering support, which enabled him to preach the matchless message of salvation to countless people.
He preached Jesus…
“Great and marvelous are Your works,
Lord God Almighty!
Just and true are Your ways,
O King of the saints!
Who shall not fear You, O Lord, and glorify Your name?
For You alone are holy.
For all nations shall come and worship before You,
For Your judgments have been manifested.”
Anni Bonnke and Family
We kindly ask, in lieu of flowers, to please make a donation to Christ for all Nations – Africa Crusade.”
May his soul rest in peace.