Rev. Billy Graham To Be Laid To Rest Friday

"The private ceremony and interment will be held after the funeral service, at the foot of the cross-shaped Prayer Garden on the northeast side of the Billy Graham Library", from the release.

Franklin Graham, is expected to deliver the main funeral message. "This is Billy's day, not his day", said John Huffman, the former board chairman for Christianity Today who once served as pastor to President Richard Nixon.

He said that, "the Billy Graham that the world saw on television, the Billy Graham that the world saw in the big stadium was the same Billy Graham that we saw at home". Graham so famous. It was the millions - more than 200 million, according to the tally kept by his organization - who heard him preach the Gospel around the world.

The plain wooden caskets caught Franklin Graham's eye during a 2005 preaching engagement at Angola.

During the ceremony, Trump said that during Graham's life, he traveled around the world and "delivered the same handsome message: God loves you".

He continued, "I feel led to depart from my regular invitation - No singing, no persuasion, and in quietness, I want you to get out of your seat, walk down the aisle to the stage area, indicating your decision to turn to God". But I'll see you again. "To God be the glory". Wilton, pastor of First Baptist Church of Spartanburg, South Carolina, frequently visited Graham in his final years and Graham came to view him as his pastor. "But I think when he died, that was something very strategic from Heaven's point of view", said his daughter Anne Graham Lotz.

"His journey is complete", he said.

Later, I sought wise counsel from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association when confronting sin in my own life. No blame, no condemnation; just unconditional love.

"I believe God is saying: 'Wake up church!"

The service concluded with the singing of another crusade hymn, To God be the glory and a benediction given by Rev George Battle.

Other esteemed guests at Rev. His private funeral is on Friday. North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper attended, as did his predecessor Pat McCrory.

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Following the seating of Graham's family and the Trumps and the Pences, McCrary-Fisher will perform "Until Then" by Stuart Hamblen. As late as 2007 - two years after his last crusade in New York City - three-quarters of the Americans surveyed who knew of Mr. Graham's casket and family were escorted out of the tent and into the Billy Graham Library to the tune of "Amazing Grace" being played by Pipe Major William Boetticher.

The Rev. Billy Graham's adult children have been giving personal messages at his funeral. Clinton paid his respects Tuesday in Charlotte visiting the Billy Graham library where Graham's casket was on view and meeting with Graham's family. Graham's impact on their lives.

The Rev. Billy Graham's casket arrived in a somber processional at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday as the country's leaders gathered for a historic nod to a man of faith who many of them said impacted them personally.

Flags in Southborough and across the state are flying at half staff in the honor of two men who passed away on February 21, 2018: US Army Staff Sergeant Stephen A. Sprague and Reverend Billy Graham. Graham's ministry: "Servant, soldier and faithful steward of the Gospel of Jesus Christ". The scripture reads: "Jesus answered, 'I am the way, the truth, and the life".

"I liked the simple coffin with a cross on top", Franklin Graham said in 2006.

The body of the Rev. Billy Graham is being moved from Washington to North Carolina, where the beloved American preacher will be buried Friday.

Pence's selection as his running mate is credited with helping solidify evangelical support for Trump, a self-proclaimed Christian who had not expressed strong religious views.

In keeping with Rev.

His casket, like Ruth Graham's, was designed and built by inmates at the maximum-security Louisiana State Penitentiary.

"He asked if they could make one for his mother and father", BGEA spokesman Mark DeMoss said.

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