Doug Batchelor Wikipedia Biography and facts.

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Doug Batchelor is a 63 years old American Pastor and author. He is famously known as the son George Batchelor, an aviation tycoon and philanthropist from Florida State. His mother is Ruth Batchelor, the renowned Hollywood film critic, actress, and songwriter. Doug, however, chose a different life. He seemed to know more about God and ended in the pulpit. In this article, we are going to learn facts about his life, and know his biography.

Doug Batchelor Wikipedia.

Doug Batchelor got the privilege of being brought up in a wealthy family. He had all the money to buy anything he needed as a teenager. However, he lacked direction and vision; instead of using the rare opportunity to build his future, he sorts to a different and dangerous life that led him to drugs, fights, and suicidal fantasies. The mansions and delicious food at home became meaningless to him, and he left home and went to live in the cave and fed from bins. He became a complete maniac.

Turning Point.

Reading dust-covered Bible in the cave in Southern California became his awakening. What happened after reading the Bible is what he describe as a miracle. He got his mind back and started a new life to know about God’s word. He eventually became a pastor at the seventh-day Adventist church.

Media Ministry.

Doug Batchelor succeeded Joe Crews, the founder of the Amazing Facts show in 1984. He is the current speaker of the weekly program, which is on the National Cables Network.

He is also on the radio show, Bible Answers Live, a one-hour-paying program that streams over a hundred radio stations in the USA and through satellite worldwide. Doug Batchelor also speaks on Seventh Day Sacramento, which is aired on Central Study Hour and Everlasting Gospel on both free to air TV and can be streamed on Hope Channel and 3ABN. In 2007, he was among the many ministers who appeared in the documentary, ‘God on My Side’ that was hosted by Andrew Denton on ABC in Dallas, Texas.


Doug Batchelor has written four books. His most famous is ‘The Richest Caveman.’ The book’s paperback date is on 10 January 1991. This is the narrator of his life from living in a mansion to living in the cave. The book can be found in Amazon, where it has a high rating of 4.5 out of 5. He has also written three other Christian books; ‘To See the King,’ ‘How to survive and thrive in Church,’ and ‘At Jesus’ Feet: The Gospel According to Mary Magdalene.’

Age and Date of Birth.

Doug was born on 5 March 1957 in Florida. He is currently 63 years old. His zodiac star in Pisces


Doug Batchelor is married to his wife Karen, and the couple has five children, Cheri, Rachel, Micah, Daniel, Shem, and Nathan. Doug is known to be a staunch commentator for pro-family and pro-marriage.

Image of Doug Batchelor with wife Karen and with their kids

Caption: Doug Batchelor with wife Karen and with their kids


Doug is a family man who loves to be around his family. In his free time, he likes to play guitar, scuba diving, racquetball, and flying, which is a family tradition.

Net Worth.

Doug Batchelor’s net worth is estimated to range between 1 – 5 million USD

Image of Pastor, Doug Batchelor net worth

Caption: Pastor, Doug Batchelor net worth

Social Media.

Doug has a YouTube channel with over 123K followers, where he shares his message. He also has 457K likes on his Facebook fan page and 53K followers on Twitter.

Wiki and other facts.

Full name Doug Batchelor
Age 63 years old.
Date of Birth 5 March 1957
Place of Birth Florida
Profession Pastor
Net worth $ 1 – 5 Million
Wife Karen
Kids 5; Cheri, Rachel, Micah, Daniel, Shem, and Nathan
Nationality American
Ethnicity Caucasian
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Parents George and Ruth Batchelor

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