Doug Batchelor Biography

Doug Batchelor is an American pastor, author, and media personality who has been trending recently due to his work as the President of the International Media Ministry Amazing Facts. Batchelor has been actively involved in spreading the word of God for over 40 years, and his work has made him a popular figure in the Christian community.

Doug Batchelor Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Wife, Net Worth

Doug Batchelor was born on March 9, 1957, in Los Angeles, California. His father is George Batchelor, an aviation tycoon and philanthropist, and his mother is Ruth Batchelor, a Hollywood film critic, actress, and songwriter.

Batchelor’s early life was marked by a troubled youth, which included fighting at school, suicidal fantasies, and eventually running away from home at the age of 15. However, he turned his life around and became a soul-winning evangelist and an engaging speaker on complex Bible topics.


Batchelor’s career began as a journalist, and he later became a pastor, evangelist, and author. He is currently serving as the Senior Pastor of the Sacramento Central Seventh-day Adventist Church based in California. Batchelor is also the President of the International Media Ministry, Amazing Facts, a worldwide television and radio broadcast ministry based in Sacramento.

He hosts the weekly television program “Amazing Facts with Doug Batchelor” and the “Bible Answers Live” radio broadcast. Batchelor is also the author of several books, including “The Richest Caveman” and “A World of Wonders: Daily Devotional,” and “The Bible on Marriage and Divorce & Remarriage.”

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Doug Batchelor Biography

Real Name Douglas Allan Batchelor
Birth Date 9 March 1957
Age (as of 2023) 66 Years
Birth Place United States
Profession Pastor, Author
Qualification Graduate

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 0” – in Centimeters – 182 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 82 kg  –  in Pounds – 180 lbs
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Blue


Father George Batchelor
Mother Ruth Batchelor
Brother Martin Chalfie (Twin Brother)

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Who is his wife? Karen Batchelor
Children Six (Cheri, Rachael, Stephen, Nathan, Micah, and Daniel)

Personal Life

Doug Batchelor married his wife Karen Batchelor. They tied the knot on 18th November 1990 and ever since then, living happily with each other. From this marriage, the couple has six children. 

Doug Batchelor Net Worth

Doug Batchelor’s net worth is estimated to be between $1 million to $5 million. Batchelor is active on social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has a Facebook page with over 656K followers and posts regularly about his work as the President of Amazing Facts International Ministry.

Social Media

Batchelor also has an Instagram account with the username pastorbatchelor, boasting over 80K followers, where he shares pictures and videos related to his work as a pastor and evangelist. Batchelor is also active on Twitter with the username @PastorBatchelor.

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