June 3, 1973: Billy Graham Preaches to 1.1 million in Korea

On this date in 1973, Billy Graham closed his 5-day Seoul, Korea Crusade in front of a crowd estimated by local officials to exceed 1.1 million. Over the course of the Crusade, Mr. Graham preached to more than 3 million, which topped the totals of the historic 16-week, 1957 New York City Crusade. These excerpts from John Pollock’s authorized biography of Billy Graham, The Billy Graham Story, give us insight into that historic day.

 

Memorable Moments – “God Speed” from Indy

Memorial Day often signifies the beginning of summer – a time filled with picnics, barbeques, swimming pools and social gatherings.  Many families across the U.S. will start this weekend commemorating Memorial Day with parades, remembrance ceremonies, and visits to historic monuments and memorial sites. One iconic event that takes place each Memorial Day weekend is …

 

Prayers for Oklahoma

The strength and unity of Oklahomans will once again prevail. We hope that you will join us in continuing to lift up all those affected by the tornadoes in the Midwest in prayer.

 

New Exhibit: Rooted in Prayer – Biblical Truths for Everyday Living

A new exhibit has opened at the Billy Graham Library called, “Rooted in Prayer – Biblical Truths for Everyday Living.” It shares a glimpse into the heart of Billy Graham and over 70 years of ministry grounded in prayer. The exhibit runs from May through the end of June. Admission to this exhibit and to the Library is free.

 

What Does God Have to Do With Taxes?

In the United States, with mid-April comes Tax Day, that dreaded time of year when we wrestle with paperwork and receipts in hopes of a lower tax bill or a larger refund. Billy Graham has addressed a number of questions concerning taxes through the years in his column My Answer. Here, he directly addresses an important question: what does God have to do with taxes?

 

Being a Christian

Becoming a Christian is the work of a moment; being a Christian is the work of a lifetime. Read more from Billy Graham.

 

Crusade City Spotlight: Phoenix, Ariz.

With an estimated population exceeding 1.5 million, Phoenix is the 6th largest city in the United States. Billy Graham visited the Grand Canyon state on multiple occasions. Travel with us to the Valley of the Sun as we take a look those historic Phoenix Crusades