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Students field calls after Graham telecast; Falwells attend celebration

November 13, 2013  |  By Mitzi Bible/Liberty University News Service

As millions tuned in Thursday night to view “The Cross” on primetime television, the short film featuring a powerful message from world-renowned evangelist Billy Graham, more than 400 Liberty University students were eagerly standing by to answer a flood of calls from viewers all over the country.

From a classroom on Liberty’s campus and from InService America (a call center located nearby), students — called “Matthews” (what the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association calls those who participate in discipleship) — led viewers in prayers of salvation.

Read the full story from the Liberty University News Office.

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