All posts tagged "Billy"

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    How Billy Graham Killed Communism with Kindness

    Graham preached behind the Iron Curtain, driving his critics crazy. The Billy Graham of the 1950s reflected the political mood of the United States of that era. His visceral anticommunism expressed itself during the Greater Los Angeles crusade of 1949 in his assessment of the looming Soviet threat. “Sleek Russian bombers,” he...

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    Billy Graham’s Death Leads 10,000 to Pray for Salvation

    How the evangelist’s online memorial continues to preach the gospel. Earlier this month, Billy Graham was buried in a funeral deemed his “last crusade.” Yet the evangelist has continued to draw thousands to convert to Christ. Graham’s ministry partners saw the global media attention following his passing on February 21 as a...

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    Billy Graham’s Death Leads 10,000 to Pray for Salvation

    How the evangelist’s online memorial continues to preach the gospel. Earlier this month, Billy Graham was buried in a funeral deemed his “last crusade.” Yet the evangelist has continued to draw thousands to convert to Christ. Graham’s ministry partners saw the global media attention following his passing on February 21 as a...

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    Billy Graham’s Death Leads 10,000 to Pray for Salvation

    How the evangelist’s online memorial continues to preach the gospel. Earlier this month, Billy Graham was buried in a funeral deemed his “last crusade.” Yet the evangelist has continued to draw thousands to convert to Christ. Graham’s ministry partners saw the global media attention following his passing on February 21 as a...

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    Billy Graham’s Death Leads 10,000 to Pray for Salvation

    How the evangelist’s online memorial continues to preach the gospel. Earlier this month, Billy Graham was buried in a funeral deemed his “last crusade.” Yet the evangelist has continued to draw thousands to convert to Christ. Graham’s ministry partners saw the global media attention following his passing on February 21 as a...

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    Billy Graham’s Death Leads 10,000 to Pray for Salvation

    How the evangelist’s online memorial continues to preach the gospel. Earlier this month, Billy Graham was buried in a funeral deemed his “last crusade.” Yet the evangelist has continued to draw thousands to convert to Christ. Graham’s ministry partners saw the global media attention following his passing on February 21 as a...

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    Interview: Billy in the Oval Office: A Story of Faith, Friendship, and Temptation

    Journalist Nancy Gibbs recalls Graham’s relationship with six decades of American presidents. In 2007, Time magazine veterans Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy coauthored The Preacher and the Presidents: Billy Graham in the White House. The best-selling book chronicled Graham's influence on American presidents from Harry Truman to George W. Bush. On April...

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    Congrats, Billy: Stats Show Your Evangelical Movement Is Still Going Strong

    Born-again believers have kept the faith over four decades, while most religious switching has been between mainline Protestants and the “nones.” Editor’s note: In 2014, CT reported how a massive survey by the Pew Research Center found that American evangelicals were weathering the “rise of the nones” much better than other Christian...

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    Congrats, Billy: Stats Show Your Evangelical Movement Is Still Going Strong

    Born-again believers have kept the faith over four decades, while most religious switching has been between mainline Protestants and the “nones.” Editor’s note: In 2014, CT reported how a massive survey by the Pew Research Center found that American evangelicals were weathering the “rise of the nones” much better than other Christian...

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    Billy Graham Is in Heaven. His Funeral Guests Got a Glimpse of It.

    (UPDATED) A first-hand report from the evangelist’s “last crusade,” which he planned years before his death last week at 99. Billy Graham, the famed evangelist remembered for his straightforward Bible preaching and his spirit of Christian unity, once again brought Christians together—literally under one big tent. After spending his life traveling the...