Michael Jackson, superstar and the international King of Pop, died June 25 from an apparent heart attack (see Michael Jackson King of Pop Dead at 50), but rumors continue to surround his death. Michael Jackson, who was found unconscious at his home in Los Angeles, was rushed by an ambulance to the UCLA Medical Centre where he was pronounced dead.
A few days later, new rumors began circulating about Michael Jackson, including the tantalizing news posted in blogs, emails and the media that Michal Jackson became a Christian shortly before he died.
Was Michael Jackson a Christian When He Died?
The latest rumors circulating about Michael Jackson concern comments made by Andrae and Sandra Crouch about some prayers and witnessing that occurred a few weeks before the singer passed away. Rumors began circulating about Michael Jackson's bedside conversion, and several websites posted the rumors as fact. But are the rumors true?
While it is true Michael Jackson and gospel artist Andrae Crouch had a close relationship (see Michael Jackson's Gospel Music Ties), there is some doubt about the widely-circulated conversion story. For more information, read Did Michael Jackson Become a Christian Right Before He Died?
From our archives 6/30/09