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Byron R. Johnson: “The Story Behind Billy Graham’s Prison-Built Casket” — The Gospel Coalition

Graham died last Wednesday at 99 years old, and despite his fame and profound global influence, this humble religious leader will be buried in a simple plywood box built by an unlikely person.

 

Freedom of Belief Bridges America’s Divides A new charter restates America’s commitment to liberty of religion and conscience.

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After extended and sometimes difficult dialogue, agreement was reached on the American Charter of Freedom of Religion and Conscience, signed by 75 distinguished Americans and released in Washington Nov. 29.  
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As soon as word broke about the death of Billy Graham, the most influential Christian evangelist of the twentieth century, scholars and admirers began asking: “Will there ever be another Billy Graham?” The consensus seems to be “no.”

 

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The Comparative Endurance and Efficiency of Religion: A Public Choice Approach Despite being the neglected child of the social sciences, the world’s major religious institutions and faith traditions have managed to survive longer than any[...]
Evangelicals and the Bible: A Symposium to Honor David Bebbington @ Paul Powell Chapel, Truett Seminary, Baylor University
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Evangelicals and the Bible: A Symposium to Honor David Bebbington @ Paul Powell Chapel, Truett Seminary, Baylor University
The history of evangelical Christianity has seen an enormous flowering of scholarship over the past four decades, spurred in part by interest in understanding Christian conservatism in the U.S. and by the remarkable expansion of[...]


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Freedom of Belief Bridges America’s Divides A new charter restates America’s commitment to liberty of religion and conscience.

By William A. Galston
After extended and sometimes difficult dialogue, agreement was reached on the American Charter of Freedom of Religion and Conscience, signed by 75 distinguished Americans and released in Washington Nov. 29.  
Evangelicalism After Billy Graham by

As soon as word broke about the death of Billy Graham, the most influential Christian evangelist of the twentieth century, scholars and admirers began asking: “Will there ever be another Billy Graham?” The consensus seems to be “no.”

 

Byron R. Johnson: “The Story Behind Billy Graham’s Prison-Built Casket” — The Gospel Coalition

Graham died last Wednesday at 99 years old, and despite his fame and profound global influence, this humble religious leader will be buried in a simple plywood box built by an unlikely person.

 
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Apr 10 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Cox Lecture Hall, Armstrong Browning Library
The Comparative Endurance and Efficiency of Religion: A Public Choice Approach Despite being the neglected child of the social sciences, the world’s major religious institutions and faith traditions have managed to survive longer than any[...]
Sep 19 @ 3:30 pm – Sep 20 @ 6:30 pm Paul Powell Chapel, Truett Seminary, Baylor University
The history of evangelical Christianity has seen an enormous flowering of scholarship over the past four decades, spurred in part by interest in understanding Christian conservatism in the U.S. and by the remarkable expansion of[...]