65 Facts About Franklin Graham

1. Franklin Graham is editor-in-chief of Decision magazine, the "Evangelical Voice of Today", which features solid Biblical teaching as well as cutting-edge stories about issues and events in today's world, from a Biblical worldview.

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2. Franklin Graham has made controversial remarks against Islam saying "True Islam cannot be practiced in this country", to CNN's Campbell Brown in December 2009.

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3. Franklin Graham is editor-in-chief of Decision magazine, the "Evangelical Voice of Today", which features solid Biblical teaching as well as cutting-edge stories about issues and events in today's world, from a Biblical worldview.

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4. Franklin Graham has made controversial remarks against Islam saying "True Islam cannot be practiced in this country", to CNN's Campbell Brown in December 2009.

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5. In 2016, Franklin Graham launched the Decision America Tour which called people to pray and to engage in local civic opportunities in each of the 50 US capitals, subsequently resulting in numerous regionally-focused tours.

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6. Franklin Graham is editor-in-chief of Decision magazine, the "Evangelical Voice of Today", which features solid Biblical teaching as well as cutting-edge stories about issues and events in today's world, from a Biblical worldview.

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7. In 2018, Franklin Graham will continue the Decision tour with events in 17 cities across California, Oregon, and Washington.

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8. In 2016 Franklin Graham launched the Decision America Tour and traveled to all 50 state capitals to hold prayer rallies.

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9. Franklin Graham said: 'To my moderate, reasonable Democratic friends, let your voice be heard before socialism completely takes over the party.

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10. Franklin Graham called on Americans to back Trump, saying: 'the thing is the American people have elected Donald Trump.

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11. Franklin Graham told Craig Melvin: 'I don't think the president is sitting there behind a desk trying to make up lies, I don't believe that for a second.

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12. Franklin Graham died Feb 21, 2018, and was laid to rest on the library grounds, at the foot of a cross-shaped walkway beside his wife, Ruth, who died in 2007.

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13. In June 2016, Franklin Graham told a crowd, "I have zero hope for the Democratic Party; I have no hope for the Republican Party.

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14. On February 28, 2012, Franklin Graham responded to a one-page letter sent by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People as an: "Open Letter from Leaders of Faith Regarding Statements by Franklin Graham.

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15. Franklin Graham was born a Muslim, his father gave him an Islamic name.

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16. Franklin Graham has made controversial remarks against Islam saying "True Islam cannot be practiced in this country", to CNN's Campbell Brown in December 2009.

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17. Franklin Graham began conducting events for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in 1989 and became the CEO in 2000 and its president in 2002.

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18. Franklin Graham was ordained in 1982 by the Grace Community Church in Tempe, Arizona.

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19. Franklin Graham is known for being a son of the American evangelist Billy Graham.

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20. In 2016, Franklin Graham traveled to all 50 state capitals, encouraging people to pray, vote and engage in the political process.

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21. Franklin Graham says God has put a calling on his heart.

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22. Franklin Graham states that "I don't see anybody in Scripture retiring from preaching", and along with Pope John Paul II, who has Parkinson's Disease, keeps chugging along.

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23. Franklin Graham has decided that when he retires or dies his son Franklin will take over his $88 million-a-year ministry.

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24. Franklin Graham has been the chaplain at many Inaugural Ceremonies; in fact his eighth Inauguration invocation in January 1997 was inspired by our Founding Fathers, noting that "technology and social engineering had yet to solve the ancient problems of human greed and selfishness.

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25. In the mid-1950s Franklin Graham took his crusade to India, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, and the Philippines.

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26. Franklin Graham launched his worldwide ministry with his first overseas tour in 1954 to Great Britain.

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27. Franklin Graham turns over all the royalties from his books and all his speaking fees.

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28. Franklin Graham was first vice president of Youth for Christ International from 1945 to 1948.

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29. Franklin Graham is asking what has become of the Democratic Party.

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30. Franklin Graham has long been an outspoken critic of Islam, the Religion News Service reported:.

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31. Franklin Graham knows how to command the attention of a room.

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32. Franklin Graham is optimistic in his words and simplistic in his message.

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33. Franklin Graham is unique from other pastors in that he has a spotless record.

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34. Franklin Graham was by President Bush's side as America commenced war against Iraq in 1991.

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35. Franklin Graham has spent the majority of his lifetime spreading the word of God.

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36. Franklin Graham has shared his rebellion as a young man many times over the years.

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37. Franklin Graham told CBN News that his own life experiences have shaped his view.

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38. Franklin Graham said, "I hope the Senate is smarter than this and they're not going to let this stop the process from moving forward and confirming this man.

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39. In 1940, Franklin Graham graduated from the Florida Bible Institute, and went on to marry his wife, Ruth, in 1943.

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40. Franklin Graham spent a recent Friday morning cooped up in a hotel room in Washington, graciously trudging through a marathon of media interviews.

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41. Franklin Graham was ordained by Grace Community Church in Tempe, Arizona in 1982, which marked the start of his evangelistic life.

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42. In 1974, she and Franklin Graham were married North Carolina.

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43. Franklin Graham says that Jane was a hometown girl and he first met her when she was just eight years old.

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44. Franklin Graham has devoted his life to meeting the needs of people around the world and proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

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45. Franklin Graham told CBN News that Samaritan's Purse, the ministry organization led by his father, Franklin, will be on the ground to provide disaster relief.

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46. Franklin Graham took to Facebook to show his support for the women's shelter and encouraged prayers for the group.

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47. Franklin Graham said that he agreed with Chow when she said, "I can love you and still disagree with you.

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48. Franklin Graham recently traveled to the historic Christian town of Qaraqosh, Iraq, where he saw progress on Project Nehemiah, the Samaritan's Purse initiative to rebuild the homes of persecuted believers.

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49. Franklin Graham concluded, "But Lord, I pray that we as a Church, as Christians, and as a society, we come along these people and help these people and minister to them.

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50. Franklin Graham continued, "That Lord you'll meet their needs spiritually, and that Lord even in the great times of tragedy Lord that they see a great thing that took place Lord, and that's where you met their needs.

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51. Franklin Graham said the ministry needs financial aid and volunteers to help relief efforts in.

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52. Franklin Graham recently released a video through his ministry Samaritan's Purse in which he urges Christians to pray for the victims of the California wildfires.

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53. As of February 2018, a petition against Franklin Graham being granted a visa had gathered more than 7,500 signatures.

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54. On June 2016, Franklin Graham told a crowd, "I have zero hope for the Democratic Party; I have no hope for the Republican Party.

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55. Franklin Graham has commented on Hinduism as well, saying, "no elephant with 100 arms can do anything for me.

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56. Franklin Graham responded to Obama's May 9, 2012, statement of support for same-sex marriage, saying, "President Obama has, in my view, shaken his fist at the same God who created and defined marriage.

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57. Franklin Graham supported North Carolina Amendment 1, which was passed by a voter referendum on May 8, 2012, prohibiting same-sex marriage and all domestic partnerships.

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58. In April 2011, Franklin Graham told ABC's This Week program that Donald Trump, who had recently declared an interest in the Republican nomination for the 2012 US presidential race, was his preferred candidate.

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59. In a March 2011 interview with Newsmax, Franklin Graham said the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan "may be" the second coming and Armageddon.

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60. In September 2010, Franklin Graham stated on ABC's This Week with Christiane Amanpour that building churches and synagogues is forbidden in most countries in the Islamic world.

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61. While the purpose is humanitarian aid, Franklin Graham admits, "I believe as we work, God will always give us opportunities to tell others about his Son.

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62. Franklin Graham has made controversial remarks against Islam saying "True Islam cannot be practiced in this country", to CNN's Campbell Brown in December 2009.

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63. Franklin Graham now serves as the organization's CEO, and heads efforts on behalf of the organization in more than 100 countries, including programs such as Operation Christmas Child and the "Children's Heart Project".

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64. On January 23, 1990, Franklin Graham was a guest on 100 Huntley Street.

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65. In 1970, Franklin Graham attended LeTourneau College in Longview, Texas, and was expelled from the school for keeping a female classmate out past curfew.

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