Denzel Washington Opens Up About Religious Experiences

Denzel Washington revealed in an Instagram Live session with a pastor that he was once “filled with the Holy Ghost” during a church service in the ’80s.

The “Training Day” actor told the pastor A.R. Benard of the Christian Cultural Center that he gave his life to Jesus on three separate occasions.

He described one of the times in which he surrendered as a “supernatural” encounter with God.

“I was filled with the Holy Ghost and it scared me. I said, ‘Wait a minute, I didn’t want to go this deep, I want to party,'” Washington, 65, said of the time at Bishop Charles E. Blake‚Äôs West Angeles Church of God in Christ. Read more…