John Charles Hagee (born 12 April 1940) is an American Protestant pastor and televangelist. The founder of John Hagee Ministries, his ministry is telecast to the United States and Canada. Hagee is also the founder and chairman of the Christian Zionist organization Christians United for Israel. Hagee is active politically and is known for his activism regarding the Israel. He has also attracted controversy over his comments on Catholicism, Jews and Islam, and promotion of the blood moon prophecy regarding a series of lunar eclipses between 2014 and 2015.