Stoking the College Revival Fires

Stoking the College Revival Fires

Last February, students at Asbury University in Kentucky stayed in Hughes Auditorium after their weekly chapel service for an extended time of worship.  The university President sent out word to the campus community via email: “There’s worship happening in...

Give Thanks for a Letter from Billy Graham

Editor’s note: Baptist Center for Ethics founder Robert Parham (1953 – 2017) wrote the following editorial in Jan. 2014 in the event of Billy Graham’s death following Graham’s hospitalization in late 2013. Parham wrote it with the guidance,...

A sad choice for last words

I haven’t read Billy Graham’s latest book — advertised as the last one we can expect from the aged evangelist. By all reports, such as this one from the Religion News Service, it puts a lot of emphasis on hell as a literal, fiery place of everlasting...

Religion and Politics Are Poor Teammates

The tragedy of Billy Graham’s endorsement of Mitt Romney is not Graham’s choice for president of the United States. It would be the same had he endorsed President Obama. The tragedy is that he made an endorsement at all. His removal of Mormonism from his...