Televangelists: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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  • Published on Aug 17, 2015
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Comments • 33 644

  • the Hamster
    the Hamster 5 hours ago

    The sooner we Purge the planet of religion the sooner we move on and become the amazing creatures we were meant to be.

  • uncle ruckus
    uncle ruckus 5 hours ago

    8:40 worlds craziest underbite

  • Jills Mcfarland
    Jills Mcfarland 8 hours ago

    Or the extremely quite humble ones that are Trillion plus corps.that run and own goverment.

  • Carlos Eduardo de Melo Rodovalho

    In Brazil a pastor (Marco Feliciano, now a congressman) asked the followers to donate their's credit cards and even warn them to not do it without giving the card's password.

  • Alex Goslar
    Alex Goslar 11 hours ago

    Brilliant JohnOliver can I join jour church? I am happy to donate 1 US$ and seed it in my garden after you sent me some oil. Thanks.

  • Vetty Clarke
    Vetty Clarke 11 hours ago

    The video EX OCCULTIST TESTIMONY OCCULT GRANDMASTER NOW IN CHRIST exposes some of the enemy's tactics and how he plans to destroy Christians.

  • Asger Danielsen
    Asger Danielsen 11 hours ago

    Im fine with people like that. They humiliate themselves and make dumb people poorer. People who believe what they are saying deserve no money and no place in any modern society.

  • Eliazar753
    Eliazar753 16 hours ago

    These people give Christianity a bad name and views to the people

  • Mark Rykken
    Mark Rykken 16 hours ago

    I just called this number and I got identity protection,,,I mean what the fuck,,,,I wanted to talk to God ,,,,now I'm so depressed,,,,,I just don't know if I can go on living,,

  • JB 981
    JB 981 20 hours ago

    All I can say is. Amen!!! Someone is finally talking with common sense!!!!

  • RLK III
    RLK III Day ago

    1 Timothy 6:10: For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows.
    So.... about those "seed donations".... something also about "false prophets" or something.... apparently the church has proved Jacques Abbadie wrong, and you CAN fool all of these people all of the time.

  • A
    A Day ago

    I bought two 100 gallon vats of brown hair dye.. CASH

  • K P
    K P Day ago

    The bible actually has a whole chapter on this. Then again, people are dumb and we are now talking about these criminals. Think about those people who believed and gave "donations." i am more worried about the people giving money. Ha.

    • K P
      K P Day ago

      Also kind of ironic that we maybe you, pay for HBO to learn about this insight only to pay for john oliver's salary. Doing the same thing. Lol.

  • Nar*en
    Nar*en Day ago

    Best episode I've ever watched, amazing job John, really.

    Also shame on the 9k people who disliked you guys can go fuck yourselves.

  • Greg Sheldon
    Greg Sheldon Day ago

    If your God intervenes in the world, he lets/makes children have bone cancer and does nothing. If your God did not intervene, why... then what use is He? Why does He demand worship so jealously? Look after your children folks and good night.

  • jamila bee
    jamila bee Day ago

    Hahaha this is great

  • Paradox Dea
    Paradox Dea Day ago

    Utter sacrilege. J. Oliver, God is not to be mocked. What you sow, you shall reap.

  • Crowley9
    Crowley9 Day ago

    A friend of mine actually sent a dollar in the mail to John Oliver's church back in the day. She got back a letter which among other things included a paper with (allegedly) the outline of John Oliver's buttocks, with the text "Sit on this and think about what you've done!", and a notification that he forwarded the dollar donation to Doctors Without Borders.

  • Pablo R Hodgson
    Pablo R Hodgson Day ago

    These preacher are criminals bunch ot thef. Exploiting people spiritual needs all you people have to do is search for the truth by reading your Bible simple and plane

  • Mahbub Alam
    Mahbub Alam Day ago

    These are not Christian. They are frauds. They are going to hell.

  • Ming Hu
    Ming Hu Day ago

    God bless priests only

  • jesushatesyoutoo

    To all these so called Christian remember Mathew 19:21

  • packingten
    packingten Day ago

    This guy is worse than Tilton...
    And that does not mean I support Tilton justt this guys presentation...Making fun of God....Wow...

  • Richard Fettig
    Richard Fettig Day ago

    and I say ...in jesus name let them all go to hell on a nice big $$$$$$ plane !

  • Ld Adv
    Ld Adv Day ago

    People of America and other countries should rise up against these teachings and take a stand for the Lord.

  • Ld Adv
    Ld Adv Day ago

    God is speaking to you people through a donkey. God has opened the mouth of the donkey.

  • Ld Adv
    Ld Adv Day ago

    People will still not understand God says they are stubborn and obstinate.

  • Ld Adv
    Ld Adv Day ago

    Kenneth Copeland is a big fish

  • Ld Adv
    Ld Adv Day ago

    Last one was a good one.

  • Ld Adv
    Ld Adv Day ago

    You should have tried Kenneth Copeland he is extremely smart and also acts religious. People including preachers get deceived.

  • Allison Waters
    Allison Waters Day ago

    This is his best episode!

  • hermenutic
    hermenutic Day ago

    The Lord loves congregations who have more money than brains.

  • Barth Slung
    Barth Slung Day ago

    I am all for Televangelists. These are people that have truly found a way to abuse the intentionally ignorant and reap the rewards.

  • Phillip Smitj
    Phillip Smitj Day ago +3

    I threw off the the yoke of religious and political Dogma 40 years ago. Those things are for young people poets and Crooks.

  • John Roberts
    John Roberts Day ago

    IT'S THE CURRENT YEAR

  • Mike Breslaw
    Mike Breslaw 2 days ago

    people who fall for this are mentally ill so in that regard its abhorent

  • New Era
    New Era 2 days ago

    Thank you for exposing this SCAM. If Jesus ever does come back from the dead, I hope he takes a blowtorch to all these "parsonages."

  • Kevin Williams
    Kevin Williams 2 days ago

    You cannot serve 2 masters. You will love one and hate the other. I wonder which one they hate, because God Almighty really really knows, these televangaquips devil's love money, more than him!

  • Regulation Headgear
    Regulation Headgear 2 days ago

    Bonnie Parker should probably have won a Darwin Award. If you’re that stupid, we’re better off without you in the gene pool.

  • Regulation Headgear
    Regulation Headgear 2 days ago +1

    I actually have nothing against these people. If people are gonna be stupid enough to believe in God, then they deserve what they get. Natural selection baby.

  • A Diamond
    A Diamond 2 days ago

    Wanda Oliver, thanks for being such a good sport XD

    Whether you are religious or not, it makes sense that we should help one another, and that people with cancer should be able to go to the doctor, not run to some money grubber Christ would have chucked out of the temple.
    "Seed".. riiiight...
    Give it to a charitable organization that *actually* helps people if you have it to spare.. such as maybe St Jude's or the Red Cross.
    If you don't have money, give some of your time. Read a book to a kid.. hold a door open for someone who has their hands full.. make a blanket for someone undergoing chemo. Donate hair to locks-for-love.. chat with someone who normally smiles when they get home but that you never got the time to talk to.. say hello.. whatever you can do that doesn't negativity impact your life and livelihood.
    It won't become a tree of money for you to pluck (spoiler: neither will money you sent to quacks) and it won't make your problems disappear, but it might just make your life more meaningful, you a happier person, and puts your problems into perspective..

  • Petercokes Francis
    Petercokes Francis 2 days ago

    The healing in the bible and Sunday healing services is completely different. Sunday worship is demonic.

  • Petercokes Francis
    Petercokes Francis 2 days ago

    Robert Tilton see people as 🏧

  • Accidental Relevance

    The first time my wife an I filed our taxes, with a very well known service, we received a refund which was literally a God send. But shortly after returning back to our cheapest apartment in the worst part of town, two nicely dressed men appeared at our door selling, bible books. And wouldn't you know, the price for the books was to the penny the amount of our refund. A sign from God! Due to my upbringing in the church I bought the ruse with barely a second thought. We were eighteen years old, newly married and it was obvious we were as poor as dirt. And they took our money.

  • 00nowhereman00
    00nowhereman00 2 days ago

    Tilton and Copeland are both from Tulsa Oklahoma. There is no way you can imagine how surreal it is to live where people support this kind of thing so wholeheartedly. The response to any post on Facebook is prayers and thoughts and prayers. Sometimes two pages of nothing else. Virtually any person who claims to be Christian is elected to office without question.

  • BoricuaSincero
    BoricuaSincero 2 days ago

    This country is truly full of stupid...

  • Lemon Lindsay
    Lemon Lindsay 2 days ago

    This bullshit is worse than MLMs. Fucking similar though lol

  • Dark Jedi
    Dark Jedi 2 days ago

    Did he say weve made midgets grow? 🤣

  • Ld Adv
    Ld Adv 2 days ago

    Oliver I salute you for making this video in interest of people.

  • Ld Adv
    Ld Adv 2 days ago

    These people are demonic

  • Ld Adv
    Ld Adv 2 days ago

    It was started by Oral Roberts

  • Gary Mota
    Gary Mota 2 days ago

    false prophets

  • Pafraany
    Pafraany 2 days ago

    It's not lupus. It's never lupus.

  • nas taran
    nas taran 2 days ago

    The maddening thing with faith manipulation is that they always say well you didn't have enough Faith and that's why you are not healing ,or getting rich , they would kill you and say I cleaned his soul

  • Hayden Harris
    Hayden Harris 2 days ago

    This is just wonderful he he he he he he Lol

  • Hayden Harris
    Hayden Harris 2 days ago

    Fuck you Gloria.............. he he he he he he he PMFSL

  • Jeremy N
    Jeremy N 2 days ago

    Demons will burn in HELLFIRE! Sick freaks. Can't believe how stupid people are to give these false freaks their hard earned money. They all want their ears tickled.

  • Anu Khepra
    Anu Khepra 2 days ago

    The level of ignorance is staggering.

  • WonderWhy
    WonderWhy 2 days ago

    I touched the screen with finger...

  • Benjamin Roath
    Benjamin Roath 2 days ago

    You are going to hell for this.

  • Aiden Orcutt
    Aiden Orcutt 2 days ago

    Do you think that if John didn't leave the dollar in his house trump would've never won

  • Thomas Bonner
    Thomas Bonner 3 days ago

    Religion and the desperately bewildered. Never ends well.

  • andersonnick038
    andersonnick038 3 days ago

    A down vote is really an upvote... For stupidity

  • Yoper au
    Yoper au 3 days ago

    why do i have the impression that gloria copeland is the sister of the preacher....they look the same

  • Princess
    Princess 3 days ago

    There should be a law that if your that fucking stupid to believe in this shit,you should enlist in the most stupidest idiot on the planet,and forced to wear a sign I'm an idiot,don't take my money

  • SLH86
    SLH86 3 days ago +2

    If people are dumb enough to fall for that, they deserve whatever is coming to them.

    • Joshua ijaola
      Joshua ijaola 2 days ago +1

      I almost entirely agree with you but as a former Christian I can tell you, these people are completely brainwashed, I’m not exaggerating, a was no better than them s few years ago and ironically it was the over bearing strictness and beatings from my Jesus crazy parents that got me away from it.

  • bryce newsome
    bryce newsome 3 days ago

    After losing my partner to cancer I was so mad at Gloria Copeland. To deny people the extra time they could have with loved ones just to make money sickens me to the bottom of my stomach.
    I would say I hope she gets something and tries to get her religion to heal her and fails, but I would not even put that upon her.

  • Heather Kell
    Heather Kell 3 days ago

    Sad and funny
    You could probably do a better job of this if you have been in the church a long time like me
    Make it sound more sincere
    They almost nailed it though

  • normie x
    normie x 3 days ago

    Hey americans, i am an ortodox and i have bad news for you: you have absolutely no clue as to how religion works. And there is no "seed money" in christianity, good deeds or money are not financial investments because God is not a bank !!! If you give people money solely on the basis that God will pay you "interest" on your "investment" you are not a christian, you are an idiot.

  • Miguel Quintero
    Miguel Quintero 3 days ago

    you are the best haha building a church to make your point!