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Graham: Army disinvites him to Pentagon Prayer Day

Christian evangelist Franklin Graham says the Army has withdrawn an invitation for him to appear at a special Pentagon prayer service. In a statement Thursday, Graham said he regrets the Army’s decision and will continue to pray for the troops. Graham, the son of famed evangelist Billy Graham, in 2001 described Islam as evil. More… Continue Reading Graham: Army disinvites him to Pentagon Prayer Day

The Army is considering whether to rescind an invitation to evangelist Franklin Graham to appear at the Pentagon amid complaints about his description of Islam as evil, a military spokesman said Wednesday. Graham, the son of famed evangelist Billy Graham, was to appear at the Pentagon on May 6 on what is the National Day… Continue Reading Army considers rescinding invitation to evangelist

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A watchdog group objected today to an evangelist’s invitation to speak at the Pentagon next month, saying his past description of Islam as “evil” offended Muslims who work for the Department of Defense and the appearance should be canceled. Mikey Weinstein, president of the Military Religious Freedom Foundation, said inviting evangelist Franklin Graham to speak… Continue Reading Group wants evangelist’s Pentagon event canceled

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