Father Mike Schmitz is a priest from the United States who has gained popularity on social media for his videos on faith and theology. With millions of followers on YouTube, Father Mike is one of the most popular Catholic figures online.
As of 2023, Mike Schmitz's net worth is estimated to be $3 million.
|Net Worth||$3 million|
|Given Name||Michael Schmitz|
|Famous Name||Mike Schmitz|
|Source(s) of Fame||Catholic Priest|
|Date of Birth||December 14, 1974|
|Place of Birth||United States of America|
Born on December 14, 1974, in the United States of America, Father Mike Schmitz is the eldest of four children. Raised in a Catholic family, Schmitz was always interested in religious studies and decided to become a priest in his early 20s.
After completing his seminary training, Father Mike Schmitz was ordained as a priest in the Diocese of Duluth in 2003. He quickly rose through the ranks, becoming one of the most popular Catholic preachers in America.
Father Mike is currently the director of youth and young adult ministry for the diocese and he became the Newman Center chaplain at the University of Minnesota Duluth.
Since the year 2015, he has been involved in the Ascension Presents, with free videos offering Catholic perspectives about cultural societal issues. He uploads videos every week and he has discussed mixed martial arts, Batman, and Superman. In 2017, he started his podcasts with the same topics.
At the beginning of the year 2021, Father Mike started a new podcast which he calls “The Bible in a Year (with Fr. Mike Schmitz) which has a total of 365 episodes where he reads the whole Bible with some discussions and prayers every single day. The podcast ended on December 31, 2021, after its 365th or last episode.
Father Mike also wrote some books. He wrote his first book in 2018 entitled Made for Love: Same-Sex Attraction and the Catholic Church, his second book How to Make Great Decisions was written the following year.
Father Mike Schmitz is unmarried and does not have any children. He is a passionate cyclist and often posts videos of his rides on social media.
During his free time, Father Mike enjoys going to his parent’s house, reading, and playing sports.
Father Mike Schmitz has a large following on social media, with over 670,000 followers on his YouTube channel which he calls Ascension Presents, over 89,700 followers on Instagram, and 86,000 followers on Twitter.
Father Mike also has a presence on other platforms such as Apple Music, Spotify, and Facebook.
Father Mike Schmitz is a popular American Catholic priest who has gained a following on social media for his videos on faith and theology. With millions of followers online, Father Mike is one of the most influential Catholic figures today.
Raised in a Catholic family, Schmitz decided to become a priest at a young age and he has been involved in the Catholic Church since 2003. As of now, he has an estimated net worth of $3 million.
Mike Schmitz has sometimes been associated with other Religious Leaders such as Tony Evans.