Religion

Paul Prather

It’s appropriate Easter and April Fools’ are the same day

On the face of it, the Easter story is ludicrous. And that’s not just my opinion. In fact, two millennia ago, writing to the church at Corinth, even St. Paul called the tale of Jesus’ crucifixion and resurrection “foolishness,” and referred to himself and his companions who preached that story at enormous personal cost “fools for Christ’s sake.”

77,500 people attend Billy Graham's 4-day Lexington crusade

Evangelist Billy Graham visited the University of Kentucky campus in 1971 for a four-day Central Kentucky Crusade. It was the only crusade visit to Lexington for the man who would become the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history.