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The Preacher and the Presidents

Billy Graham in the White House

by Nancy Gibbs

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Center Street .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Presidents & Heads of State,
  • Religion, Politics & State,
  • Religious,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Political,
  • Political,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12502697M
    ISBN 101599951045
    ISBN 109781599951041
    OCLC/WorldCa231686421


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No other man or woman was in a position to see the presidents, and the. Just as the preacher guided the presidents, the presidents elevated the preacher to prominence.

But the book also describes Graham’s more understated yet significant role of giving the presidents an opportunity to let their guard down. Gibbs and Duffy paint intimate portraits of Graham listening to presidents express fears about their own end.

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If you are interested in Billy Graham and/or American Presidents this is a book you will enjoy. THE PREACHER AND THE PRESIDENTS is an extraordinary book about an extraordinary man and the people he ministered to. Gibbs and Duffy deserve high praise for their objectiveness, clarity, and probity.

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Their first book was The Preacher and The Presidents: Billy Graham in the White House. Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy discussed The Presidents Club: Inside the World’s Most Exclusive Fraternity.The Preacher and the Presidents is an eye-opening book that will fascinate political pundits, historians, and general readers interested in discovering just how human 'our' presidents really are, how pervasive Christianity is in the American political system, and how one man's commitment to his religion and in devotion to evangelizing to others.His name, of course, is Billy Graham, and he’s the subject of a brand new book by Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy, The Preacher And The Presidents.

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