Billy Graham passed away yesterday, Wednesday February 21, 2018, and was 99 years old. He was America’s most influential preacher and evangelist who was the pastor to presidents. 1,148 more words
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The Washington Post, which features religion coverage well above average, asks as some length “Would Billy Graham be disgusted by evangelicals today?”
My short and immediate answer was “If he was, we’d never know it.” I stand by that after reading the article. 455 more words
Salah satu pendeta dan penginjil yang paling dikenal dan berpengaruh di dunia telah meninggal dunia pada tanggal 21 Februari 2018, Rev. Billy Graham. Rev. Graham meninggal dunia pada usia 99 tahun, meninggalkan begitu banyak warisan rohani, jasa, dan kenangan kepada dunia. 1,490 more words
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Here’s how historians (and a few smart pundits) are remembering Billy Graham.
Melani Mcalister says Graham helped to take evangelicalism global:
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He used his status as the most important American religious figure of the 20th century to help lead American evangelicals into a more robust engagement with the rest of the world.
I don’t think you can understand contemporary America without understanding contemporary Evangelicalism, and you cannot understand contemporary Evangelicalism without understanding Billy Graham. Graham built the foundations for what was, in the second half of the 20th century, America’s religious heart and soul. 1,476 more words