7 Twisted Atrocious Acts That Have Been Committed In The Name of God

Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly they are raven ingredients wolves (Mathew 7:15)


Below are 7 twisted atrocious acts that have been committed with the name of God.

1. A  Sexagenarian pastor who impregnated his daughter

Kenyan Pastor pregnants his daughter

In 2012,  Peter Wailua a 60-year-old kenyan pastor was sentenced to life behind bars for defiling and impregnating his 16 year-old daughter.

“My father made it a routine, and defiled me more than 20 times without protection until I got pregnant,” She told the court.

According to her, the first time he had carnal knowledge of her he approached her claiming “the Holy Spirit” had revealed to him that she was sleeping with unknown men and that he needed to confirm it.

2. Pastor who commanded his congregation to eat leaves

South african Pastor orders church members to eat grass

During a church service on a fateful Sunday, controversial South African Pastor Penuel Mnguni of the End Times Disciples Ministries, took his church activity on his members to a whole new level when he reportedly went to a Mango tree not far from the church and after praying,  declared it to be KFC, Pizza and spaghetti.  After the declaration, he commanded some of his members to eat from the mango leaves.

Three of his members upon eating the mango leaves, confirmed that what they ate was KFC, two said it was Pizza and the last one said that it was spaghetti.

3. Pastor who made his members strip

The same controversial pastor of number ‘2’ above. Prophet Penuel Mnguni of End Times Disciples Ministries in South Africa made headlines again all round Africa when he made his members strip during a church service and stepped on them.
According to him, “God placed Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden with no clothes on, and because they had faith in the Lord, they didn’t even know they were undressed.”
The pictures of him stepping on his half clad church members were shared on the church’s Facebook page but were deleted after facing backlash from the general public.

4. Pastor who banned women from wearing underwears to his church

Pastor ban female members from wearing underwear to church

In 2014, a Kenyan pastor ‘Reverend Njohi’,  made headlines worldwide when he banned all female members to stop wearing underwears to his church. His reasons was that they – underwear – were ungodly and that when in church people needed to be free in ‘ body ’ and ‘ spirit ’ to receive Christ.

Mothers were also advised to do same and check their daughters when coming to church on Sundays so as to receive Christ too.
He also went ahead to warn members of dire consequences if they should disobey.

5. Pastor who chained his son all in the name of deliverance

Pastor chains his son all in the name of deliverance

Francis Taiwo, a Celestial Church of Christ pastor in ogun state Nigeria was arrested in July 2016 when a shriveled young boy aged 9 was found tied with rusted chains in his backyard.

Further investigation showed that the boy whose name was korede was the prophet’s son and that he had kept the 9 year old boy chained up for six months all in the name of deliverance.

He tried justifying his actions by saying that Korede steals and runs away from home and he thinks a possessive spirit is controlling the child and that he did what he did to help him.

6. Diabolic pastor who set 7 members of his church ablaze

Pastor who burnt 7 Of his church members

In 2006, the pastor (Reverend king) of Christian Praying Assembly (CPA) located in Lagos, Nigeria was arrested by the police for dousing 7 members of his church whom he accused of fornication with fuel and setting them on fire. One of the victim, Ann King, died as a result of injuries sustained in the fire.

During his trial, witnesses, who were mostly his church members, narrated how Reverend King turned them to sex toys.

The principal witness in the matter, Kelechi King, in her gory account told the court how she had aborted four pregnancies for the diabolic man.

Though he pleaded not guilty to all the charges. he was sentenced to death by the Lagos State High Court, Ikeja, on January 11, 2007 for the murder of Ann Uzoh.

7.  Pastor who impregnated 20 members of his church

Man impregnate 20 of his church members

Believing he was obeying God’s command, Timothy Ngwu, the General Overseer of Vineyard Ministry of the Holy Trinity, (located in Enugu State, Nigeria) went on an impregnating spree that didn’t catch up with him until July 2014 when he was arrested by the police following a tip off by his wife. By then he had already impregnated 20 members of his church.

When interrogated he claimed  “to be obeying prophetic/spiritual injunction to do the will of God, to impregnate any one chosen and revealed by the Holy Spirit  irrespective of whether the woman is married or not.

Uzonna Anele
Uzonna Anele
Anele is a web developer and a Pan-Africanist who believes bad leadership is the only thing keeping Africa from taking its rightful place in the modern world.


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