D.E. Paulk is the Senior Pastor of the Cathedral of the Holy Spirit in Atlanta, GA OUR FOUNDERS Don Paulk, Clariece Paulk, Norma Paulk, Earl Paulk (left to. Donald Earl Paulk is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Donald Earl Paulk and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and. Bishop Earl P. Paulk, an influential evangelical preacher who helped build a Georgia megachurch but who was humbled by accusations of.

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A forerunner in the church community, Bishop Paulk brings forth a challenging message of hope and restoration. One of them was Tricia Weeks, who had ghostwritten Paulk’s autobiography.

At 17 years of age, Earl, Jr. Paulk’s stance was not typical for his time; it had long pzulk common for white Southern preachers to use the Bible to justify support for racial bars.

Earl Paulk

Paulk’s reputation was severely tarnished in his later years by allegations of sexual misconduct, including several illicit relationships and accusations that he had molested children. Not long after taking over at Aerl, Paulk became a member of “Concerned Clergy,” an interracial group of Atlanta pastors who opposed racial segregation.

Inafter serving as youth pastor, worship leader and associate pastor, sharing the pulpit bi-monthly with Bishop Paulk, Donald Earl Paulk and his wife Brandi founded Grace Church in Stone Mountain, Georgia, where they ministered for 3 years until returning to become Senior Pastors of the Cathedral in August The living proof of that lie is year-old D.

This has served as the foundation of who D.

Megachurch leader in mega-sized sex scandal

Brandi Paulk supports her husband’s vision and leads the worship team at the Cathedral of the Holy Spirit. Earl Paulk issued a statement through his lawyer denying the charge. This was just as a ruling was about to come on a motion by Paulk’s lawyers to dismiss the allegations. By using this warl, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


Earl continued his education at Candler School of Theology in Atlanta, Georgia, becoming the first Pentecostal-born student ever to attend the Methodist seminary. Earl Paulk, his brother, Don, and his sister-in-law, Clariece, did not return calls for comment.

Earl Paulk said that he signed The Eral Ministers’ Manifestoa statement prepared in the fall of by a group of 80 clergymen in Georgiarelating specifically to the violence in Little RockArkansasand in general to issues of racial integration from the point of view of Christian social responsibility.

The New York Times At 17, Paulk said he received a call from God to enter ministry. She was a Sunday School eral who married Bobby Brewer, a minister at the church, in However, the test confirmed that he was the product of an illicit relationship between Earl Paulk and his sister-in-law, Clariece Paulk, who was married to Don.

Officially, it was due to farl of opinion with Church of God leaders regarding his stance on racial integration, as well as the fact he allowed women in his church to wear ear, at the time, the Church of God, like many Pentecostal denominations, strongly admonished women against wearing makeup or jewelry.

During its early years, the church held services at St.

While at Candler, he married Norma Davis, a girl who had attended his father’s church. However, he admitted the adulterous affair which forced him out of Hemphill Church of God 32 years earlier. Don Paulk later said that he has forgiven his brother, and said D.

Earl Paulk – Wikipedia

Bishop Paulk now heads a staff of over 25 full-time pastors who serve a parish of over 25, The name of the church is changed to Chapel Hill Harvester Church.


With a vision from God for Atlanta, Earl was joined by his sister and brother and their families to begin a unique ministry — loving all people regardless of race or religion.

She didn’t break the relationship off until Septemberyears later, and didn’t tell anyone until hearing about Cindy Hall. His father was a minister in the Church of God Cleveland, Tennesseeeventually rising to assistant general overseer of the denomination.

Members of Archbishop Earl Paulk’s family stood at the pulpit of the Cathedral of the Holy Spirit at Chapel Hill Harvester Church a few Sundays ago and revealed the secret exposed by a recent court-ordered paternity test.

Unpopular and misunderstood at first, these teachings on the true meaning of the Kingdom of God gradually gain acceptance resulting in exponential earll in the congregation as well as drawing pastors and leaders from all across the country to Chapel Hill.

Paulk was involved with many sex scandals spanning several decades. He then would say he intended pauk “make love” to her.

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Senior pastor of Cathedral at Chapel Hill D. Paulk, who had become senior pastor of the church a few months earlier, informed a shocked congregation that a DNA test had revealed he was Earl Paulk’s son, and not his nephew as he had believed for all his life. Eael October 14,Donnie Earl D.