GARDEN GROVE (CBSLA.com) — Rev. Robert H. Schuller, the founder of the Crystal Cathedral, is being treated for cancer.

Schuller’s daughter, Sheila Schuller Coleman, made the announcement during church services recently.

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Coleman said the 86-year-old has esophageal cancer that has spread to his lymph nodes, and said doctors gave him three months to live if he didn’t undergo treatment.

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Schuller agreed to chemotherapy and radiation.

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Coleman said her father is in good spirits and told her he was “ready to go home and be with Jesus.”