(Houston Chronicle) Coming on the heels of another hoax in April, Lakewood Church and Joel Osteen are among other ministers reaching to fans on Facebook and Twitter about fake social media accounts being made in their name. Others being targeted include Rick Warren, Benny Hinn and Jamal Bryant.

An elaborate scheme in early April had a fake Osteen claiming to be quitting his ministry citing “lack of faith”. Obviously this wasn’t true, but it was widespread enough for the Lakewood camp to issue a statement refuting it.

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