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Billy Graham Legacy

Billy Graham’s other legacy: Best-selling author

By Delta Systems — February 23, 2018
(RNS) — 'Facing Death and the Life After' is just one of the more than 30 books he wrote.

Graham biographer: Many ‘little Billy Grahams’ succeed evangelist

By Adelle M. Banks — February 23, 2018
(RNS) — William Martin says there won't be a 'next Billy Graham.'

I have no doubt what Billy Graham would have told the high school kids from Parkland, Fla.

By Richard Mouw — February 22, 2018
(RNS) — The teens speaking out about gun control these days are amazingly articulate about being young in an America where violence is all too present as a fact of life. What would Graham have said to them? Keep at it!

Ruth Graham: The silent rock behind a famous evangelist

By Benedicta Cipolla — February 22, 2018
(RNS) — 'Your counsel, advice, encouragement and prayer have been my mainstay and at times I have almost clung to you in my weakness, in hours of obsession, problems and difficulties,' Billy Graham wrote in a 1963 letter to his wife, Ruth.

Billy Graham, reaching the last person in the last row

By Ken Garfield — February 22, 2018
(RNS) — His fragile humanity came through, even in his younger, more electrifying days, deepening his connection with the masses, helping people see that he was one of them, on the same journey, facing the same struggles.

Private funeral and weeklong events planned for Billy Graham

By Yonat Shimron — February 21, 2018
DURHAM, N.C. (RNS) — The funeral service will be held under a tent, similar to the one the evangelist preached under in Los Angeles in 1949, a revival that catapulted him into the public eye.

Offstage and on, Billy Graham’s ministry was a team effort

By Adelle M. Banks — February 21, 2018
(RNS) — Evangelist Billy Graham may have been the name and face behind the microphone on many a crusade stage, but the team that supported him on and off that stage was an integral part of his ministry.

Billy Graham never lived in Texas but belonged to a Dallas church for 54 years

By Bobby Ross Jr. — February 21, 2018
DALLAS (RNS) — Why did Graham place membership at a church nearly 1,000 miles from his home in Montreat, N.C.?

Because of Billy Graham, the world will never be the same

By A. Larry Ross — February 21, 2018
DALLAS (RNS) — As we mourn the passing of Billy Graham, let's remember a man who faithfully and fervently served God in his generation.

Where did Billy Graham preach?

By Adelle M. Banks — February 21, 2018
(RNS) — Across the decades, Billy Graham preached to more than 210 million people in more than 185 countries across the world.

Billy Graham: He kept the faith and (mostly) dropped the politics

By RNS staff — February 21, 2018
WASHINGTON (RNS) — Billy Graham is remembered for a subtle approach to politics that contrasts sharply with many of today's openly political evangelicals.

Billy Graham, an evangelistic ‘Lion in Winter’

By A. James Rudin — February 21, 2018
(RNS) — No one knows how history will ultimately treat Billy Graham. But I am certain we shall never see his like again.

‘Just As I Am’ was Billy Graham’s signature hymn

By Kevin Eckstrom — February 21, 2018
(RNS) — But 'Just As I Am' was more than a favorite Graham hymn.

Photos of the Week: The life of Billy Graham

By Sally Morrow — February 21, 2018
(RNS) — The story of the evangelist's life, told in pictures.

Billy Graham leaves a positive interfaith legacy, with a few blemishes

By Holly Lebowitz Rossi — February 21, 2018
(RNS) — One of them was his anti-Semitic remarks made in a taped conversation with President Nixon.
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