Letters, Jun. 3, 1996

THE PRODIGAL SON

"Things have changed since Billy Graham's day. Franklin Graham's presentation is so refreshing. He's the coolest evangelist around." DANA RIMBACK Joelton, Tennessee

I appreciated your cover story on Franklin Graham, who is assuming leadership of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, succeeding his father [RELIGION, May 13]. But to call Franklin a "somewhat limited man" lacking "curiosity" about "intellectual and theological" matters is an unfair assessment of him. Anyone who knows him well, as I do, will tell you he possesses a breadth of experience and an insight into global affairs that are uncommon among many world leaders. Through...

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