In a question-and-answer column published by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association on Saturday, a reader asked Graham about the “Bible Code” theory and whether it’s something Christians should follow. “My friend believes that the Bible was written in some kind of a secret code, and that it contains all kinds of hidden messages about the future.

He even showed me a book that supposedly explains all this. Could he be right?” the person asked. The 98-year-old preacher responded that the claims of a “Bible Code” are not valid, telling the person that they should not put their trust in the idea. READ MORE