Commenting on how Christians over the centuries have provided – free of government interference – assistance, food, shelter, training, and health care to the poor, evangelist Franklin Graham said he agreed with Catholic Bill Donohue that “socialists and atheists are scared to death of the church.” Donohue, head of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil

Rights, wrote a column about Mother Teresa, cited by Rev. Graham, which explained why socialists despise private sector, voluntary aid to the poorest of the poor. In a Sept. 3 post on Facebook, Rev. Graham wrote, “I’m not a Catholic, but as the Democratic Party embraces socialism Bill Donohue makes an excellent point in the article linked below.” READ MORE