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Carlton Pearson Biography, Age, Wife (Gina Marie), Children, Cancer, Net Worth, Divorce and Books

Carlton Pearson Bio, Biography

Carton Pearson Age: Carton Pearson, full name, Carlton D’metrius Pearson, was born on 19th March 1953, in San Diego, California He is an American Church minister.  Carlton ministered at Higher Dimensions Evangelistic Center, later named it Higher Dimensions Family Church which was one of the biggest places of worship in Tulsa, Oklahoma. In the 1990s, it grew to a church congregation of 6,000 people.  He is married to Gina Marie Gauthier whom she married in 1993..

Background information

Born 19 March 1953 in San Diego, California, United States
Age 65 years as of 2018
Wife Gina Marie Gauthier (m. 1993)
  • Majestè Amour Pearson, Daughter
  • Julian D’Metrius Pearson, Son


Net Worth He is estimated to be worth $16 million as of 2018

In 2005, Carlton Pearson was diagnosed with prostate cancer. The religious minister was hospitalized that same year.




Gospel Minister in Higher Dimensions Family Church

Carlton Pearson Biography

He is an American minister. He ministered at Higher Dimensions Evangelistic Center, later named it Higher Dimensions Family Church which was one of the biggest places of worship in Tulsa, Oklahoma. In the 1990s, it grew to a church congregation of 6,000 people. Because of his expressed confidence in all-inclusive reconciliation, Pearson quickly started to lose his impact in service with the Joint College of African-American Pentecostal Bishops and was, in the long run, announced a blasphemer by his associates in 2004.

Pearson has been the Senior Minister of Christ Universal Temple, a huge New Thought assemblage in Chicago, Illinois; leader of another Higher Dimensions cooperation in Chicago; and a subsidiary pastor at Tulsa’s All Souls Unitarian Church.

Carlton Pearson Cancer


If you figure I haven’t sat and asked God, ‘Am I insane? I see you greater and better yet am I, am I going to lead individuals to damnation?’ Kill me, God.” Carton Pearson

Many believe Carlton Pearson got what he asked for according to his quote, above.  Around 2005, Carlton Pearson was diagnosed with prostate cancer. The religious minister was hospitalized that same year. He is quoted as saying that Cancer may have extremely harmed his body, but not his confidence and commitment to serve in the Gospel ministry.

Carlton Pearson Divorce

Gina Pearson, Wife Of Bishop Carlton Pearson Filed For Divorce on 15 August 2015. Gina Pearson  filed for divorce from her traveling evangelist husband, Bishop Carlton Pearson, according to court documents.  However, on May 19, 2016, before the divorce was finalized, Mrs. Pearson dismissed her petition for divorce.

The Gospel of Inclusion

In the wake of viewing a TV program about the pitiful states of individuals experiencing and dying in the 1994 destruction in Rwanda, and considering the lessons of his congregation that non-Christians were going to Hell, Pearson trusted he had gotten an epiphany from God. He expressed freely that he questioned the presence of Hell as a position of unceasing torment. He said that damnation is made on earth by human debasement and behavior.

In February 2002, Pearson lost the primaries in the race for the office of Mayor of Tulsa. By then Pearson had started to call his teaching—a minor departure from general reconcilliation—the Gospel of Inclusion and numerous in his gathering started to leave.

In March 2004, subsequent to hearing Pearson’s contention for consideration, the Joint College of African-American Pentecostal Bishops inferred that such instructing was heresy. Declared a blasphemer by his companions, Pearson quickly started to lose his influence. Membership at the Higher Dimensions Family Church fell to below 1,000, and the congregation lost its working to abandonment in January 2006. The congregation individuals started meeting in the close-by Trinity Episcopal Church as the New Dimensions Worship Center.

The Higher Dimensions Worship Center

In November 2006, Pearson was acknowledged as a United Church of Christ serve.

In June 2008, the Higher Dimensions Worship Center moved its gatherings to the All Souls Unitarian Church in Tulsa. On September 7, 2008, Pearson held his last administration for the Higher Dimensions Worship Center, and it was consumed into the All Souls Unitarian Church.

The Christ Universal Temple (Chicago)

In May 2009, Pearson was named the between time priest of the Christ Universal Temple, a vast New Thought gathering in Chicago, Illinois. On January 3, 2011, it was accounted for that he had left this position.

New Dimensions Chicago and come back to Tulsa

In 2014 Pearson came back to Tulsa to be with his weak father who died two days after Pearson’s 62nd birthday. He started lecturing at the 11 a.m. benefit at All Souls Unitarian Church on the third Sunday of the month, while as yet set out to Chicago to preach once every month at New Dimensions Chicago, the association he established there. Pearson likewise started having a month to month talk with a visitor before a live group of onlookers at Tulsa’s “My Studio” in May 2015. His first discussion was with Neale Donald Walsch, writer of the best selling nine-book series, Conversations With God.

Carlton Pearson  Movie Come Sunday 2018 On Netflix

Netflix’s new biopic, Come Sunday, recounts the account of Carlton Pearson, a Pentecostal religious administrator who wound up one of the principal African Americans to have a megachurch in Tulsa — and lost everything by changing his convictions. Decades after his agonizing background of misfortune and dismissal, Carlton Pearson from Come Sunday now, in 2018, is as yet lecturing, yet with a boundlessly unexpected attitude in comparison to the one that began his profession.

As indicated by his own site, Pearson today is building up a “multi-social and fundamentally comprehensive ‘Metacostal’ digital group” that’ll enable him to spread his new, modernized message of acknowledgment and self-esteem, entwined with finding that through the most profound sense of being. He additionally established the Metacostal Network of Churches and Ministries, which adopts on a powerful strategy to interfacing with Christianity.

It’s unquestionably in accordance with the convictions appeared in Come Sunday, gushing April 13. While numerous ministers in the general population eye have confronted examination because of outrages including misappropriation or having illicit relationships, Pearson’s wrongdoing according to his congregation was lecturing that there is no hellfire. As the motion picture subtle elements, that turned out poorly too well, without a doubt, and Pearson confronted a lot of shock for his recently discovered convictions.

Media Coverage of Pearson

  • Pearson’s biography was the subject of “Blasphemers,” a scene of the Chicago Public Radio program This American Life that was the primary communicate on December 16, 2005.
  • Pearson’s biography was broadcast on the Dateline NBC program, To Hell and Back, first appeared on August 13, 2006.
  • Pearson was the subject of a Cable News Network story on June 24, 2007, that canvassed the adjustments in his lessons (counting acknowledgment of LGBT individuals into his congregation) and the reaction against it.
  • In March 2009, Pearson showed up on Nightline “Go head to head” with Deepak Chopra, Mark Driscoll, and Annie Lobert to address the inquiry “Does Satan Exist?”
  • In September 2010, Pearson again showed up on CNN with stay Kyra Phillips, examining the generally advertised gay gossipy tidbits in regards to Bishop Eddie Long. Pearson was again censured for his comprehensive reasoning by numerous Christian fundamentalists, for expressing “Until the Church—the Church, dark or something else—stands up to—not battles—goes up against this issue of human sexuality and homosexuality, which isn’t leaving. Gay people and homosexuality aren’t leaving. On the off chance that each gay individual in our congregation simply left or the individuals who have an introduction or inclination or a slant, or a dream, if everybody left, we wouldn’t have – we wouldn’t have a congregation.”
  • In December 2010, Academy Award victor Mo’Nique welcomed Pearson to show up on her BET-TV Late night television show. Mo’Nique openly proposed that she took after and bolstered Pearson and would “go to his congregation in Atlanta, in the event that he had one and would have her.”


  • The Gospel of Inclusion: Reaching Beyond Religious Fundamentalism to the True Love of God, 2007. Azusa Press/ Council Oak Books.
  • God Is Not a Christian, Nor a Jew, Muslim, Hindu… 2010 Atria Books/ Simon & Schuster.


Moses Njoroge is the Senior Editor at Glob Intel, a news and IT service provider company. He has a wide range of experience in freelance writing, Web/System Development and other related IT services.

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