From Scripps News

the “health and wealth” gospel _ which took a little hiatus after the 1980s and the Jim Bakker and Jimmy Swaggart scandals _ is back and growing among huge branches of modern evangelicals. As Time puts it, the movement, at least 10 million strong in America’s Pentecostal churches and having a significant influence even in some mainstream churches, essentially asks, “Why not gain the whole world _ plus my soul?”