Bio Profile / Wikipedia Information
- Gabriel Swaggart is an associate pastor at Jimmy Swaggart Ministries (JSM).
- He also heads the Crossfire Youth Ministry, which is part of the Family Worship Center (FWC), together with his wife Jill Swaggart.
Personal Life & Family Background :
- Gabriel a.k.a Gabe Swaggart was born on September 19, 1979, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, to parents Donnie and Debbie Swaggart.
- He has two siblings – Jennifer Swaggart and Matthew Swaggart. Jennifer was born in 1977 & is 2 years elder to Gabe, whereas Matthew (born in 1980) is younger than Gabe.
- Gabe’s grandparents are Frances Swaggart and Jimmy Lee Swaggart, a renowned Pentecostal evangelist who founded the Jimmy Swaggart Ministries.
- For his education, Gabe attended the Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma, from 1999 to 2001.
Marriage & Children :
- Gabriel married his wife Jill on December 4, 2004. Together they have three daughters: Samantha Gabrielle (born November 14, 2006) ; Abby Jill (born February 1, 2010) ; and Caroline Frances (born October 15, 2013).
- Currently, the family lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and Gabriel frequently travels for work.
Work, Salary & Net Worth :
- Gabriel continued his family legacy and became an associate pastor at Jimmy Swaggart Ministries in February 2003.
- He is the youth pastor at the Family Worship Center, and together with his wife Jill alsp leads the Crossfire Youth Ministry, which was established in 2005.
- Gabriel also hosts the internationally renowned Sonlife Broadcasting Network’s TV show ‘Generation of the Cross,’ which is aimed at matters affecting youth, and catered to a young audience.
- In addition to ‘Generation of the Cross,’ he also hosts ‘Living Waters,’ a show about the musicians associated with Jimmy Swaggart Ministries, from Jimmy Swaggart himself to Gabriel’s wife Jill.
- Gabriel hosts four annual rallies that take place in different cities in the US. For these rallies, he travels with his wife and a number of musicians involved with the Family Worship Center.
Trivia, Height & Interesting Facts :
- Gabriel has five nephews and nieces :- Ryder Euin Presley, Navy Matthew Aaron, and Lola Josephine Rose are the children of Gabriel’s brother Matthew with his wife Joanna. Harper and Harrison Brooks are the children of Gabe’s sister Jennifer with her husband Cliff Brooks.
- Gabriel’s daughter Samantha Gabrielle became the first great-granddaughter of Frances Swaggart and Jimmy Lee Swaggart, when she was born in November 2006.
- He is also the leader of the annual International Youth Conference.
- He also frequently participates in Campmeeting events.
- Throughout his time at Jimmy Swaggart Minstries, Gabe has involved himself in all aspects of the inner workings there, from administrative duties to the maintenance and production work going in the ministry’s network, SonLife Broadcasting, which airs internationally 24/7 and reaches millions worldwide.
- He refers to himself as a ‘Disciple of Christ.’
- A fan of the famous golfing icon Tiger Woods, Gabriel also enjoys occasionally playing golf himself. He also played basketball at the high school level.
- Gabriel had a dog, Lady, who passed away from cancer in 2018, at the age of six.