In addition to inheriting his father's position as pastor, Falwell has continued his father's weekly column, Listen America, on various Web sites including NewsMax and WorldNetDaily. He hosts a weekly television show called Main Street Today where he interviews people from all walks of life and discusses how their belief in God has influenced and molded their lives.
He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Liberty University in 1987, Master of Arts in Religion from the Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary in 1996, and J.D. degree in 2005 from the Taft Law School.
Falwell and his wife, Shari, have four children; Jonathan Jr, Jessica, Natalie, and Nicholas. They reside in Lynchburg, Virginia.