World’s largest megachurch pastor, Yonggi Cho, dies at 85

Founder of Yoido Full Gospel Church in Seoul, South Korea, Pastor David Yonggi Cho also known as Paul Yungi Cho, is dead.

Yonggi Cho, who has been receiving medical treatment for a brain haemorrhage since two years ago, died on Tuesday at the age of 85.

Popular for building the world’s largest megachurch, through his ministry, he has spread the gospel across South Korea.

CBN News reports that the founder of City Harvest Church, Kong Hee on Tuesday confirmed the death of David Yonggi Cho in a post on his Facebook account.

According to the post: “At 7:13 am this morning, my pastor and spiritual father, Dr. David Yonggi Cho (1936-2021), just went home to the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ. I love you, Dr. Cho.”

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