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Late Rev. Billy Graham Immortalized In Capitol Hill Statue: 'Pointing Future Generations to Jesus'

Posted on AllSides May 17th, 2024
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Religion and Faith, Christian, Billy Graham, Capitol Hill

Evangelist Billy Graham now stands immortalized in the U.S. Capitol.

After nearly a decade of persistent efforts by North Carolina lawmakers, Graham's statue finds its place, reflecting his profound impact on American society.

Crafted by a North Carolina artist, the statue captures Graham in a moment of reflection, cradling an open Bible—a symbol synonymous with his unwavering commitment to sharing the Gospel. Inscribed at the base are the poignant verses, John 3:16 and John 14:6, encapsulating the essence of his life's work.

"He believed the Bible cover to cover. Our...

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