Billy Graham evangelistic association

Alternative names
Dates:
Active 1917
Active 1990
US
English

Biographical notes:

Evangelistic organization, founded in 1950 to: operate Billy Graham's ministry in a business-like way; provide a non-profit entity to receive donations for crusades and related ministries; plan and coordinate evangelistic meetings throughout the world; and with its agents and subsidiaries produce radio and television programs, films DECISION magazine, and books and records. The BGEA was instrumental in: founding the magazine, CHRISTIANITY TODAY, and Wheaton College's Billy Graham Center; sponsoring a series of international and regional conferences on evangelism, beginning in 1966. Its headquarters was in Minneapolis, with offices in other US and foreign cities.

From the description of Records, 1917-1990, (bulk 1948-1990). (Wheaton College). WorldCat record id: 26448733

Evangelistic organization, founded in 1950 to: operate Billy Graham's ministry in a business-like way; provide a non-profit entity to receive donations for crusades and related ministries; plan and coordinate evangelistic meetings throughout the world; and with its agents and subsidiaries produce radio and television programs, films, DECISION magazine, and books and records. The BGEA was instrumental in: founding the magazine, CHRISTIANITY TODAY, and Wheaton College's Billy Graham Center; sponsoring a series of international and regional conferences on evangelism, beginning in 1966. Its headquarters was in Minneapolis, with offices in other US and foreign cities. Board books were prepared for annual meetings of the Board of Trustees, consisting of photographs which depict the Association's important events, yearly activities, personnel, and property.

From the description of Board books of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, 1951-1989. (Wheaton College). WorldCat record id: 30419084

Evangelistic organization, founded in 1950 to: operate Billy Graham's ministry in a business-like way; provide a non-profit entity to receive donations for crusades and related ministries; plan and coordinate evangelistic meetings throughout the world; and with its agents and subsidiaries produce radio and television programs, films, DECISION magazine, and books and records. The BGEA was instrumental in: founding the magazine, CHRISTIANITY TODAY, and Wheaton College's Billy Graham Center; sponsoring a series of international and regional conferences on evangelism, beginning in 1966. It's headquarters was in Minneapolis, with offices in other U.S. and foreign cities.

From the description of Clipping file of the BGEA, 1932-2003, (bulk 1948-2003). (Wheaton College). WorldCat record id: 26449160

Evangelistic organization, founded in 1950 to: operate Billy Graham's ministry in a business-like way; provide a non-profit entity to receive donations for crusades and related ministries; plan and coordinate evangelistic meetings throughout the world; and with its agents and subsidiaries produce radio and television programs, films, DECISION magazine, and books and records. The BGEA was instrumental in: founding the magazine, CHRISTIANITY TODAY, and Wheaton College's Billy Graham Center; sponsoring a series of international and regional conferences on evangelism, beginning in 1966. Its headquarters was in Minneapolis, with offices in other U.S. and foreign cities.

From the description of Anniversary banquet program of BGEA, 1967. (Wheaton College). WorldCat record id: 31743324

From the description of Articles of incorporation for the BGEA, 1951-1965. (Wheaton College). WorldCat record id: 31743318

Evangelistic organization, founded in 1950 to: operate Billy Graham's ministry in a business-like way; provide a non-profit entity to receive donations for crusades and related ministries; plan and coordinate evangelistic meetings throughout the world; and with its agents and subsidiaries produce radio and television programs, films, DECISION magazine, and books and records. The BGEA was instrumental in: founding the magazine, CHRISTIANITY TODAY, and Wheaton College's Billy Graham Center; sponsoring a series of international and regional conferences on evangelism, beginning in 1966. Its headquarters was in Minneapolis, with offices in other US and foreign cities. Besides its work in evangelism, the BGEA or its subdidiaries, Grason Company and World Wide Pictures, published periodicals, phonograph records, audio tapes, and produced films and radio and television programs.

From the description of Phonograph records of the BGEA, 1952-1978. (Wheaton College). WorldCat record id: 30419148

Evangelistic organization founded in 1950 to: operate Billy Graham's ministry in a business-like way; provide a non-profit entity to receive donations for crusades and related ministries; plan and coordinate evangelistic meetings throughout the world; and with its agents and subsidiaries produce radio and television programs, films, DECISION magazine, and books and records. The BGEA was instrumental in: founding the magazine, CHRISTIANITY TODAY, and Wheaton College's Billy Graham Center; sponsoring a series of international and regional conferences on evangelism, beginning in 1966. Its headquarters was in Minneapolis, with offices in other US and foreign cities.

From the description of Films and videos of BGEA crusades, 1949-2004, n.d. (Wheaton College). WorldCat record id: 26448908

Evangelistic organization, founded in 1950 to: operate Graham's ministry; provide a non-profit entity to receive donations for crusades and related ministries; coordinate evangelistic meetings worldwide; with its agents and subsidiaries produce radio/TV programs, films, DECISION magazine, and books and records. The BGEA helped found CHRISTIANITY TODAY and Wheaton College's Billy Graham Center, and sponsored a series of international and regional conferences on evangelism, beginning in 1966. Its headquarters was in Minneapolis, with offices in other US and foreign cities.

From the description of Audio tapes of BGEA, 1949-[ongoing]. (Wheaton College). WorldCat record id: 26448807

Evangelistic organization, founded in 1950 to: operate Billy Graham's ministry in a business-like way; provide a non-profit entity to receive donations for crusades and related ministries; plan and coordinate evangelistic meetings throughout the world; and with its agents and subsidiaries produce radio and television programs, films, DECISION magazine, and books and records. The BGEA was instrumental in: founding the magazine, CHRISTIANITY TODAY, and Wheaton College's Billy Graham Center; sponsoring a series of international and regional conferences on evangelism, beginning in 1966. Its headquarters was in Minneapolis, with offices in other U.S. and foreign cities. Walter F. Bennett & Co., a Chicago advertising firm, became the BGEA's public relations agency in 1950, and coordinated the BGEA's HOUR OF DECISION radio and television programs, the daily newspaper column MY ANSWER, and advertising for most of the BGEA's crusades.

From the description of Records of Walter F. Bennett & Co., 1950-1979. (Wheaton College). WorldCat record id: 26448856



Biographical notes are generated from the bibliographic and archival source records supplied by data contributors.

Loading...

Loading Relationships

Constellation Information

Permalink:
http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65f34rh
SNAC ID:
6473711

Subjects:

  • Evangelistic sermons
  • Marriage--Sermons
  • AIDS (Disease)--Sermons
  • Religion and the press
  • Religious institutions
  • Athletes--Religious life
  • Evangelistic invitations
  • Journalism, Religious
  • Loneliness--Sermons
  • Evangelistic work--Philosophy
  • Presidents--Religion
  • Belief and doubt--Sermons
  • Faith--Sermons
  • Sin--Sermons
  • Christian life--Sermons
  • Great Commission (Bible)
  • Prayer--Sermons
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Prayer breakfasts
  • Voluntarism
  • Salvation--Sermons
  • Conversion
  • Family--Sermons
  • Cities and towns
  • Race relations
  • Gospel music
  • Corporations, Religious
  • Repentance--Sermons
  • Sermons, American
  • Church and social problems
  • Radio in religion
  • Great Commission (Bible)--Sermons
  • Gospel musicians
  • Mass media in religion
  • Peace--Sermons
  • Church and state
  • City missions
  • Sexual ethics--Sermons
  • Discipling (Christianity)
  • Evangelistic work--Music
  • Evangelistic work--Congresses
  • Love--Christianity--Sermons
  • Conversion--Sermons
  • Public relations
  • Second Advent--Sermons
  • Evangelicalism
  • Patriotism--Sermons
  • Christian life
  • Courtship--Sermons
  • Music--Religious aspects--Christianity
  • Communism--Sermons
  • Evangelistic work
  • Television in religion
  • Fundamentalism
  • Preaching
  • Organizational change

Occupations:

not available for this record

Places:

  • California--Los Angeles (as recorded)
  • Europe (as recorded)
  • Asia (as recorded)
  • Europe, Eastern (as recorded)
  • Caribbean (as recorded)
  • Australia (as recorded)
  • Africa (as recorded)
  • Europe (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • North America (as recorded)
  • South America (as recorded)
  • Canada (as recorded)
  • New York (State)--New York (as recorded)
  • South Africa (as recorded)
  • Asia (as recorded)
  • Caribbean (as recorded)
  • South America (as recorded)
  • Australia (as recorded)
  • Europe (as recorded)
  • Europe (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Australia (as recorded)
  • Mexico (as recorded)
  • Asia (as recorded)
  • Great Britain (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Europe (as recorded)
  • Africa (as recorded)
  • Australia (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Australia (as recorded)
  • Europe, Eastern (as recorded)
  • Canada (as recorded)
  • North America (as recorded)
  • North America (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Asia (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • South America (as recorded)
  • Africa (as recorded)
  • Southeast Asia (as recorded)
  • Australia (as recorded)