Billy Graham: Pastor to the Presidents

By   •   February 20, 2017

Billy Graham meets with President Harry Truman
Billy Graham, whose 99th birthday was on Nov. 7, spent time during his ministry visiting with United States presidents. The first president who met with Billy Graham was President Harry Truman, who served from 1945 to 1953.
Billy Graham sitting with President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Billy Graham shaking hands with President John F. Kennedy.
Sharing a laugh with President John F. Kennedy.
Billy Graham speaking at the National Prayer Breakfast in February 1963.
Billy Graham making small talk with President Lyndon B. Johnson.
Billy Graham and President Richard Nixon.
Billy Graham meeting with President Gerald Ford.
Billy Graham joined President Ford for a round of golf at a pro-am tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina, in 1974.
Talking candidly with President Jimmy Carter.
Billy Graham greeting President and Nancy Reagan.
President Ronald Reagan presenting Billy Graham with the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Sharing thoughts with George H.W. Bush.
Billy Graham fishing with President George H.W. Bush off the coast of Maine.
President Bill Clinton meeting with Billy Graham.
Billy Graham and President Bill Clinton having a quiet moment in the Oval Office.
Billy Graham standing with President George W. Bush and First Lady Laura Bush.
Franklin Graham, Billy Graham, President George H.W. Bush, President Jimmy Carter and President Bill Clinton at the dedication of the Billy Graham Library in Charlotte, North Carolina, in 2007.
Billy Graham, Franklin Graham and presidents in front of Library
The Billy Graham Library was created to be an "ongoing Crusade" that points people to the cross.
Billy Graham speaks at the Billy Graham Library dedication.
Presidents praying at the dedication of the Billy Graham Library.
President George H.W. Bush and Billy Graham at a Crusade in Dallas, Texas, in October 2002.
Billy Graham with President George W. Bush, Franklin Graham and Laura Bush at a book signing inside the Billy Graham Library.
President Barack Obama with Billy Graham and Franklin Graham in Billy Graham's Montreat, North Carolina, home.

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  1. jagtar singh says:

    This is the power of God and a special anointed person, Pastor Billy Graham.

  2. wieslaw henryk says:

    May the good God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob generously bless Brother Billy Graham for his service in proclaiming the Word of God in Poland in 1978 – through Christ our Lord. Shalom!

  3. Nancy Gill says:

    God bless you.

  4. Gustavo Pérez says:

    God bless you from Maracaibo-Venezuela. Mr. Graham was here in 1962.

  5. George Williams says:

    Millions of hearts overwhelmed by the wonderful messages of this great man of God. All his life he served the Lord and won millions of souls to God. May the Name of the Lord to be glorified for giving such a glorious man of God.


    I’m from Puerto Rico but grew up listening to Billy Graham every Sunday. Even though my family were Catholics we used to listen to Dr. Graham. Eventually we converted to Jesus Christ. Those were the moments my family appreciated the most. God bless this man of God. God bless this family.

  7. Shahbaz Gul says:

    Dr. Billy Graham is a famous preacher all over the world. It’s an honour for me and my congregation to work with a great winning soul ministry. God bless you all.

  8. Dino Mascione says:

    Thank God for people like Billy Graham. I Hope I can carry a light for God on Earth for all who I come across.

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