Pastor told me to leave my husband and then took over my household - distraught woman

Pastor told me to leave my husband and then took over my household - distraught woman

- Tinyiko joined a church in Ekurhuleni

- A pastor compelled her to leave her husband because "he brought her bad luck"

- However, he ended up taking over her household

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A woman from Ekurhuleni, Gauteng, has recalled how her pastor compelled her to divorce her husband and then took over her household.

Tinyiko Masemola shared her experience during a protest against false pastors and prophets recently, Briefly.co.za gathered.

In an interview with Times Live, Tinyiko said her troubles began when a visiting pastor at her church influenced her faith.

Tinyiko joined a march against false prophets and pastors. Source: Times Live

Tinyiko joined a march against false prophets and pastors. Source: Times Live

Tinyiko said the pastor convinced her that she could not get a job as long as she was with her husband. She explained:

The pastor told me I need to divorce my husband because he is bad luck. He also told me that my mother-in-law is a witch.

She added that the pastor made her buy oil, which she had to apply on her feet while praying with him.

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Despite the constant rituals, Tinyiko did not get a job. In fact, the pastor moved into her home, where she lived with her parents. He even started a church there.

Tinyiko explained:

He prayed for people in the garage and wanted me to help him while people are coming to be prayed for. I sort of became the wife while I was not his wife.

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Tinyiko said she cut ties with the pastor after her father was admitted to hospital. Her fortunes subsequently changed, because she eventually landed a job.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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