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Franklin Graham - Festival of Hope - Toronto Canada

Franklin Graham – Festival of Hope – Toronto, Canada | Courtesy: BGEA

Franklin Graham’s “Festival of Hope” – San Juan, Puerto Rico: According to a news report, Baptists in Puerto Rico are withdrawing their support for Franklin Graham’s “Festival of Hope” evangelistic rally scheduled for later this month in San Juan, PR.

The group is protesting what they consider Graham’s endorsement of recent U.S. anti-immigration policies they consider “contrary to the values of the Kingdom.”

The group’s leaders said in the statement (as translated by Baptist Global News):

“From the Old Testament to the New Testament, God continually calls us to justice, to love, peace and mercy and, above all, to accompany the marginalized, foreigners, widows and orphans.”

According to the statement from Baptist Churches of Puerto Rico, which is affiliated with the traditionally left-leaning American Baptist Churches USA, they’re not supporting Graham’s rally for “for reasons of conscience.”  Read more… relevantmagazine.com


Billy Graham Festival of Hope – Toronto, Canada (Video)

  • The Greater Toronto Festival of Hope took place at the Air Canada Centre September 12-14, 2014. For more information visit www.billygraham.ca


More reading:

http://www.christiantoday.com/article/baptists.clash.with.franklin.graham.over.his.support.for.trump.travel.ban/104521.htmBaptists Clash With Franklin Graham Over His Support For Trump Travel Ban – ChristianToday Last autumn five pastors in Canada – including two Baptists – said publicly they would not be supporting Graham’s March 2017 Festival of Hope crusade in Vancouver, saying he was a poor witness for the gospel. As well as his role with the Billy Graham …


http://www.christianpost.com/news/franklin-grahams-new-film-facing-darkness-wins-big-at-film-festival-trailer-171550/Franklin Graham’s Film ‘Facing Darkness’ Wins Big at Film Festival (Trailer) – Christian Post “A powerful documentary, ‘Facing Darkness’ is a testament to the resilience of the human spirit and the power of conviction and hope in the face of despair,” said Greg Sorvig, the festival’s director of programming and marketing in a statement shared …


http://www.christianpost.com/news/franklin-graham-wants-to-drain-the-swamp-that-is-broken-washington-171167/Franklin Graham Wants to ‘Drain the Swamp’ That Is ‘Broken’ Washington – Christian Post (Photo: Reuters/Allison Shelley)Franklin Graham, son of evangelist Billy Graham, addresses the crowd at the Festival of Hope, an evangelistic rally held at the national stadium in Port-au-Prince, January 9, 2011. “The Bible says, ‘If the foundations …



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