He married Frances Anderson in 1952, they have one child Donnie, an ordained minister.
He is 5 feet, 7 inches tall.(1.70 m)
In 1987, he was involved with a prostitute named Debra Murphree.
Jimmy Swaggart: If I do not return to the pulpit this weekend, millions of people will go to hell.
Jimmy Swaggart: Sex education classes in our public schools are promoting incest.
Jimmy Swaggart: The Media is ruled by Satan. But yet I wonder if many Christians fully understand that.
Jimmy Swaggart: Evolution is a bankrupt speculative philosophy, not a scientific fact. Only a spiritually bankrupt society could ever believe it. ... Only atheists could accept this Satanic theory.
He is the cousin of Jerry Lee Lewis.