70th Anniversary – Greater Los Angeles Billy Graham Crusade of 1949

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the Greater Los Angeles Billy Graham Crusade of 1949. The event, only initially planned to run for three weeks, ran for an amazing eight weeks. For the next eight weeks, we’ll explore this defining moment in the ministry of Billy Graham. This week, we’ll be taking a look …


On this date: The Modesto Manifesto

In 1948, Billy Graham began a series of evangelistic meetings in Modesto, California, along with his ministry team, comprised of Cliff Barrows, George Beverly (“Bev”) Shea and Grady Wilson.


On This Date: Billy Graham Library Dedication—May 31, 2007

Ten years ago, the Billy Graham Library was dedicated in a special ceremony. On May 31, 2007, more than 1,000 people, including three former U.S. presidents and many dignitaries, attended the ceremony in honor of the impact Billy Graham and his ministries have made around the world. Among many speakers that day was Billy Graham’s son, …


World Wide Pictures: Road to Redemption

Released in 2001, “Road to Redemption” from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association’s World Wide Pictures is one of many films included in the “Pioneering Christian Cinema” display now at the Billy Graham Library.