This Week in Christian History: Billy Graham, Immaculate Conception Theologian, Gideon Bibles

1 / 4
Expand | Collapse
(Photo: A. Larry Ross Communications)Evangelist Billy Graham preaches to thousands.

Christianity is a faith with a long and detailed history, with numerous events of lasting significance occurring throughout the ages.

Each week brings the anniversaries of great milestones, horrid tragedies, amazing triumphs, telling tribulations, inspirational progress, and everything in between.

Here are just a few things that happened this week, Nov. 4-10, in Church history. They include the first time Gideon Bibles came to hotel rooms, the death of an influential Medieval Catholic theologian, and the birth of the Reverend Billy Graham.

1 / 4
Follow Michael Gryboski on Twitter or Facebook