America's Pastor: Billy Graham and the Shaping of a Nation
by Grant Wacker,
The Portland Oregonian, November 4, 2014
We should not be surprised, Grant Wacker, a professor at Duke University Divinity School suggests, that letters addressed to "Rev. Billy Graham, Evangelist, Who lives somewhere in America USA" and "God's Man, Minnesota USA," got where they were supposed to go. After all, by the time he retired in 2005, Graham had preached to more than 215 million people in 99 countries and 2 billion more in closed circuit broadcasts.
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