The Reverend Billy Graham speaks at Flushing Meadows Auditorium in Queens, New York, June, 2015. (Photo: Dennis Van Tine/STAR MAX/IPx)
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The Legacy of Billy Graham, America’s Foremost Peddler of Fear

Graham’s message was principally one of fear: fear of a wrathful god; fear of temptation; fear of communists and socialists; fear of unions; fear of Catholics; fear of homosexuals; fear of racial integration and above all, fear of death.