NEWS SIDEBAR: Behind the Scenes at a Billy Graham Crusade

c. 2000 Religion News Service JACKSONVILLE, Fla. _ On a recent evening just after evangelist Billy Graham spoke, Judy Wolfensperger sat at a computer terminal in a lounge of Alltel Stadium, marveling at the range of people who had responded to his crusade message. One of 60 people gathered for data-entry duties, the Presbyterian woman […]

RNS Daily Digest

c. 2000 Religion News Service Farrakhan Hospitalized (RNS) Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan is in stable condition at Howard University Hospital in Washington, D.C., after undergoing surgery Wednesday (Nov. 1) to treat complications related to radiation therapy he received while being treated for prostate cancer, the Associated Press reported. Farrakhan, 67, was diagnosed with […]

RNS Daily Digest

c. 2000 Religion News Service Farrakhan Hospitalized (RNS) Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan is in stable condition at Howard University Hospital in Washington, D.C., after undergoing surgery Wednesday (Nov. 1) to treat complications related to radiation therapy he received while being treated for prostate cancer, the Associated Press reported. Farrakhan, 67, was diagnosed with […]