FALWELL, Jerry


FALWELL, Jerry
(1934)
   American FUNDAMENTALIST leader, Pastor of Thomas Road BAPTIST CHURCH and founder of Liberty University. He achieved national attention through his involvement with the MORAL MAJORITY which he also founded. Author of The Fundamentalist Phenomenon (1981).

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  • Falwell, Jerry — ▪ American minister in full  Jerry Laymon Falwell, Sr.  born Aug. 11, 1933, Lynchburg, Va., U.S. died May 15, 2007, Lynchburg  American religious leader, televangelist, and founder of the Moral Majority, a political organization for the promotion …   Universalium

  • Falwell, Jerry L. — born 1933, Lynchburg, Va., U.S. Protestant evangelist. An engineering student before turning to religion, he founded Thomas Road Baptist Church in 1956 and later Liberty Baptist College. His Old Time Gospel Hour television show serves as outreach …   Universalium

  • Falwell, Jerry L. — (n. 1933, Lynchburg, Va., EE.UU.). Evangélico protestante. Estudiante de ingeniería antes de volcarse a la religión, fundó la Iglesia baptista Thomas Road en 1956 y luego el colegio baptista Libertad. Su programa de televisión Old Time Gospel… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Falwell, Jerry Laymon, Sr. — ▪ 2008  American religious leader born Aug. 11, 1933, Lynchburg, Va. died May 15, 2007, Lynchburg was a charismatic televangelist who, as the founder in 1979 of the Moral Majority, a political organization for the promotion of conservative social …   Universalium

  • Falwell — Jerry Falwell Jerry Lamon Falwell (* 11. August 1933 in Lynchburg, Virginia; † 15. Mai 2007 Lynchburg, Virginia) war ein US amerikanischer fundamentalistisch baptistischer Pastor und Fernsehprediger, der vor allem durch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jerry Falwell — Jerry Lamon Falwell (* 11. August 1933 in Lynchburg, Virginia; † 15. Mai 2007 Lynchburg, Virginia) war ein US amerikanischer fundamentalistisch baptistischer Pastor und Fernsehprediger, der vor allem durch deutliche …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Falwell — Jerry Falwell Jerry Falwell Naissance 11 août 1933 Lynchburg, Virginie, États Unis Décès …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jerry Falwell — Naissance 11 août 1933 Lynchburg, Virginie, États Unis Décès …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jerry Falwell, Jr. — Jerry Falwell, Jr. Born June 17, 1962 (1962 06 17) (age 49) Lynchburg, Virginia, United States Occupation Academic administrator, Chancellor Liberty University Religion Southern Baptist …   Wikipedia

  • Jerry Falwell — This article is about Jerry Falwell, Sr. For the article about his son, see Jerry Falwell, Jr. Jerry Falwell Born Jerry Lamon Falwell August 11, 1933(1933 08 11) …   Wikipedia


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