Juanita Bynum

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Juanita Bynum
Background information
Born (1959-01-16) January 16, 1959 (age 61)
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter
Years active1996–present
Associated actsMyron Williams, Jonathan Butler

Juanita Bynum (born January 16, 1959)[1][2] is an American gospel singer, author, and pastor.[3][4] In 2007 she released an album titled Piece of My Passion, and The New York Times described her as "the most prominent black female television evangelist in the country".[5] She is the author of The Threshing Floor.[6]




  1. ^ Benowitz, June (2017). Encyclopedia of American women and religion. Santa Barbara, California: ABC-CLIO, LLC. pp. 84–86. ISBN 978-1-4408-3987-0. OCLC 968246510. Retrieved December 12, 2018. Perhaps the best-known African American televangelist in the world, Juanita Bynum is also recognized as a successful author, actress, prophetess, and gospel singer. Born in Chicago on January 16, 1959, to Elder Thomas Bynum Sr. and ...
  2. ^ Walsh, Arlene (2018). Pentecostals in America. New York: Columbia University Press. p. 106. ISBN 978-0-231-51222-0. OCLC 1041841677. Retrieved December 12, 2018. Moultrie examined the recent difficulties of popular televangelist Prophetess Juanita Bynum from her marriage to ... Born in Chicago in 1959, Bynum was involved in church life from an early age and sang in her local COGIC congregation.
  3. ^ Burson, Pat (October 23, 2004). "Evangelist with a big stick, Juanita Bynum speaks to a flock in need of tough love – and to critics who are tough on her". Newsday. p. B84.
  4. ^ "Juanita Bynum Reunites With TD Jakes for 'Woman Thou Art Loosed' Conference". The Christian Post,Christian News. May 7, 2018. Retrieved December 12, 2018.
  5. ^ Dawan, Shaila (September 20, 2007). "A Minister's Public Lesson on Domestic Violence". The New York Times. Retrieved December 10, 2018.
  6. ^ Guerilus, Stephanie (November 7, 2010). "Bynum: The downcast gave me the will to live". Philadelphia Tribune. p. 11B.
  7. ^ Jet. Johnson Publishing Company. 2006. p. 54. Retrieved December 12, 2018.
  8. ^ Jazz Times. Jazztimes. 2008. p. 33. Retrieved December 12, 2018.
  9. ^ Billboard. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. p. 37. Retrieved December 12, 2018.