"The devil had me": Kanye West tells students Jesus saved his life

"The devil had me": Kanye West tells students Jesus saved his life

- Kanye West became a born-again Christian last year and has not looked back since

- The rapper released a gospel album titled Jesus Is King and has been touring mega-churches across the US and abroad

- This past Sunday, he visited a youth conference in Tennessee

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Kanye West is determined to reach as many people as possible with his newfound faith.

The Jesus Is King rapper visited a youth conference in Tennessee this past Sunday.

He told the 12 400 students in attendance about how accepting Christ had changed his life.

The 42-year-old husband of Kim Kardashian said, "I believe Jesus died for my sins."

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"There was a time when the devil had me."

A 135-member gospel choir sang, "I stretch my hands to you/Father I stretch," as West added, "Do you know the good news? Jesus can save a wretch like me."

Last week, at another service, Kanye discussed how Jesus had helped him overcome alcohol addiction.

Kanye celebrated one year of doing his pop-up Sunday services at a homeless shelter.

Briefly.co.za reported that Kim supports Kanye fully on his journey of newfound faith.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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