Billy Graham has been instrumental in emphasizing conversion, instead of discipleship — setting the stage for the once-saved-always-saved deception that is mainstream today.
Billy Graham Endorses a Masonic Youth Group
“This all started for me a year ago when I first started using the Internet that I stumbled across a Masonic web page that included a list of Famous Masons. On this original list were the names of Rev. Billy Graham and his good friend Norman Vincent Peale. …
The Masonic book [The Clergy and the Craft] was published in 1970 by a Freemason, Rev. Forrest D. Haggard, which clearly reveals Dr. Billy Graham’s approval of the Masonic youth organization DeMolay.
This same viewpoint is extended in course, to the youth organizations that affiliate with the Masonic lodge in most communities. This author has served as advisor to the Order of DeMolay and can testify to that excellent group. His wife has served in Job’s Daughters and many of the young ladies from his congregation have been in the Order of Rainbow. It is time that these groups are, not as competition, but allied organizations, as Dr. Billy Graham said: “I find two kinds of young people today First [?l or hand?] least important are those given to rebellion and violence. We have always had those even as far back as Cain and Abel. These vow to annihilate the “middle class” morality and ethic, and to toss away the time-honored traditions and ideals of yesteryear. But happily, this group is a tiny minority, with more noise than influence. Then there are thoughtful, concerned young people – who seek to correct errors in moral navigation that have been made by their elders, intelligently and responsibly. There are the young people upon which the hope of America’s future rests and DeMolays are part of this group.. May God richly bless all DeMolays as they continue their good work. …