A shocking incident happened just a while ago in the US where the former leader of the global Pentecostal megachurch Hillsong. Yes, you heard it right, Brian Houston was arrested. Isn’t it shocking? But why he was arrested, and what was his deed? Numerous questions have started prevailing among people. As a result of his arrest news is going viral, and speculations have been made by people regarding the same. Some imperative questions related to this news have been responded to in the following sections of this article. This article was published after gathering details from all the updated reports. So be sticky with this page and keep reading this article. Scroll down the page and take a look below.
Why did Brian Houston Arrested?
As per the source close to the matter, Brian Houston was arrested as he was driving while impaired and under the influence of alcohol. Meanwhile, the former leader of the global Pentecostal megachurch Hillsong, Brian Houston was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol. More about this news, he was arrested in Orange County, California last year in the month of February as he recorded 0.08 reading of blood alcohol. Shift to the next section and read more details.
Recently, Brian Houston took to his social media handle and reacted to his act of driving under the influence of alcohol. In fact, he remarked on this act as “foolish” Brian Houston wrote a statement on Instagram on Wednesday to acknowledge his incident as foolish. Brian Houston quoted, “I made the foolish decision to drive just three or four hundred meters (yards) to park the car and I am grateful to God that no damage or injury occurred. At the time it seemed like all hell had broken loose (within) Hillsong Church and I was under immense pressure and emotional strain. That is not an excuse, and I take full responsibility for my actions.” Scroll down the page and read more details.
Brian kept on adding that thirteen months have gone since the accident took place and he is now in a much better situation within his spirit and soul. Hillsong also stated that the church is aware of Brian’s charges. It stated the global board of Hillsong Church did not become aware that Pastor Houston had been charged with driving under the influence until after he had resigned as pastor of Hillsong. Stay tuned to this website for more details and updates.