Nicknamed by fans as a Papa Jonas, he is best recognized as the patriarch of the Jonas family, father to singing sensations Joe, Nick, and Kevin Jonas. He has also worked as the brothers' co-manager and founder of Jonas Enterprises.
Before the Jonas Brothers found musical success, he was a pastor at their local church in their hometown.
He co-founded Christ For The Nations Music and is both a singer and preacher himself.
He and his wife Denise have four sons in total: Nick, Joe, Kevin, and their youngest son Frankie.
His daughter-in-law is Danielle Jonas and she gave birth to his first grandchild Alena Rose.