What people are saying about "The Shakarian Legacy"


"The Shakarian Legacy is absolutely wonderful! Read the book and enjoy, whether you are just now being introduced to Demos Shakarian or you remember the exciting times we all had his meetings. Thank you Cynthia for doing this very special work."

Kenneth Copeland, Kenneth Copeland Ministries

"The Shakarian Legacy, the story of Demos Shakarian, will encourage you, challenge you, and inspire you to allow God to use you to do mighty exploits for the cause of Christ."

Rodney L. Parsley, Breakthrough Ministries

“Cynthia, thank you for embarking on this important project. May your book bless and inspire its readers.”

Joseph Prince, Pastor / New Creation Church, Singapore

"Demos helped us when Lakewood Church began in 1959."

Dodie Osteen, Co-founder of Lakewood Church

"Shakarian, like the Apostle Paul, was willing to use a different angle—business—to reach people for Jesus."

Guillermo Maldonado, Apostle / King Jesus International Ministry

"I would not be where I am and who I am, had it not been for Demos and Rose Shakarian."

Benny Hinn, Pastor/ Benny Hinn Ministries

"I thank God for your grandfather and grandmother.They had such a vision and a passion for the power of the Holy Spirit that they literally shook the world."

Marilyn Hickey, President / Marilyn Hickey Ministries

"I’m so excited that his granddaughter Cynthia, has written this book about his life and legacy. Ibelieve you will be blessed by it and that it will minister to you greatly. Thank you, Demos!”

— Jesse Duplantis, Jesse Duplantis Ministries

"Demos Shakarian, massively and positively impacted the lives of many Nigerian business men and women across our great nation of Nigeria with proofs that cannot be denied."

—David Oyedepo, Bishop, Pastor / Living Faith Church Worldwide, Nigeria

"I loved Demos Shakarian. The ministry of Demos Shakarian reached many, many people in the past, and I believe it will still reach many, many people in the days ahead.”

— Jerry Savelle, Jerry Savelle Ministries International 

“In Demos' meetings, the Spirit was moving on people to really love God and one another … a message that Demos lived.”

— James Robison, President / LIFE Outreach International, Host / Today

"I thank God for your grandfather and grandmother.They had such a vision and apassion for the power of the Holy Spirit that they literally shook the world."

— Marilyn Hickey, President / Marilyn Hickey Ministries

“Mr. Demos Shakarian ignited business men and women around the world and brought the Holy Spirit to and through them. THIS ERA SHALL BEGIN AGAIN ONCE THIS BOOK IS RELEASED."

—Paul Dhinakaran, Ph.D.,President / Jesus Calls International, India

“My Dad esteemed Demos Shakarian very highly. They had a very close relationship. I know my dad, Kenneth E. Hagin, was glad to call Demos his friend.”

Kenneth E. Hagin, Rhema Ministries, Kenneth Hagin Ministries

“I had the amazing privilege of attending Demos' International Convention with Oral Roberts and Kathryn Kuhlman in the main auditorium. Kenneth E. Hagin and Kenneth Copeland (my Dad) were speaking in the youth meeting, with Andre Crouch doing the music! I do not exaggerate when I say the power could be felt in the parking lot!”

Terri Copeland Pearsons, Senior Pastor / Eagle Mountain Church 

"Without Demos, the world would not be the same.”

Samuel Rodriguez, Pastor / New Season Christian Worship Center

"Demos Shakarian is a name that will be honored throughout history because he greatly exalted THE NAME ABOVE ALL NAMES — Jesus Christ. His teaching, leadership and encouragement greatly strengthened and established my faith.I am forever grateful.”

Patricia King, Co-Founder / XPmedia

"Demos Shakarian touched his generation in such a massive way, and what is so amazing to me is that his vision never died but affected so many all over the world and will reverberate through many generations to come.”

Kim Clement, Founder, Prophet / Kim Clement Center

“It’s impossible to accurately assess the worldwide influence of Demos Shakarian. Through most of this remarkable-though-humble man’s life, everyone he touched was impacted with a love and generosity that defies description.”

Pat Boone, Singer, Actor, Entertainer

“There may be no greater testament to a person’s life than to seetheir vision continue and their mission out-live them. The world is a better place for having had Demos Shakarian in it."

— Joe Ninowski, Jr., DaystarTelevision Network / Music Director, Writer, Producer