On early Wednesday morning, Rev. Billy Graham, one of the most prominent Christian evangelists in history, passed away. Reportedly, he died at the age of 99 in his home from natural causes.
News broke within the hour of this writing, and yet the world has quickly reacted to the death of this legendary evangelist. Throughout his decades in ministry, many people referred to Graham as "America's Pastor."
Here are some of the tearful reactions thus far to Billy Graham's death, including people's favorite quotes and memories of the preacher:
A consistent theme throughout many of the posts about his life has been "good and faithful servant." It is obvious that Graham dedicated his life to advancing the kingdom and laid down his own ambitions for that purpose.
Please be praying for the Graham family and for everyone impacted by this loss. Share your prayers here! We will update as soon as more information is revealed and Franklin Graham releases a statement. For the original story about Graham's passing, read about it here.