Billy Sunday Research Paper

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I believe that so many where attracted to Billy Sunday because he a down to earth people person. Prior to becoming a preacher Sunday played baseball. Being a former baseball player is another reason many liked Sunday because at that time baseball players where were modern day superstars even though it was prior to the days of Babe Ruth, everyone loved baseball. Sunday’s method of preaching was very unusual. He often swore during his messages and at time left many wince or condemn him. "I want to preach the gospel so plainly," he said, "that men can come from the factories and not have to bring a dictionary." Sunday normally ended his messages with He concluded his sermons by inviting people to "walk the sawdust trail" to the front of
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