Franklin Graham Says the Battle Against Godless Secularism Is for the Soul of the Country

SCREENSHOT Rev. Franklin Graham speaking on Fox News’ "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren.”
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Rev. Franklin Graham speaking on Fox News’ “On the Record with Greta Van Susteren.”

Besides the election, there is a more important battle taking place, Franklin Graham says, and the battle against godless secularism is for the soul of the country.

Writing on his Facebook page Sunday, the president of Samaritan’s Purse and the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association said that the “forces of godless secularism want to remove the name of God and his son Jesus Christ” from the United States, and that those battles have been rising with for several years with more intensity.

The candidates may be focusing on the key battleground states and the electoral college but the real battle, Graham said, is in the heavenly realm.

Citing the famous passage in the New Testament about spiritual warfare, the evangelist quoted Ephesians 6:12-13 which reads: “For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places. Wherefore take unto you the whole armor of God, that ye may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand.”

“My question for you — Have you put on your armor?” he concluded.

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SOURCE: The Christian Post
Brandon Showalter