Billy Graham / Religion & Spirituality

When Do I Need to Ask for Forgiveness?

Q: If you ask God to forgive you for something you did to someone, does that mean you also need to ask them for forgiveness? A: It's always important to seek the forgiveness of those we've hurt,even if it is hard to do.

Are Some People Born Unhappy?

Q: I work with a woman who just never seems to be happy. A: We all have different personalities, and some people do seem to have a natural bent toward unhappiness.

Why Did God Let My Mother Die?

Q: I used to believe in God, but I stopped after my mother died of cancer last year. A: Elsewhere in your letter, you describe just how close you were to your mother, and I know her death still causes you great pain and sorrow.

What Happened to All the Cults?

Q: It seems like we used to hear a lot about cults a decade or so ago, but I hardly hear anything about them today. A: A few cults do seem to have faded away or lost their appeal.