House Republicans Honor the Late Rev. Billy Graham

Today, the late Reverend Billy Graham lies in honor in the Rotunda here at the United States Capitol, an honor bestowed upon only three civilians before him. It’s a fitting tribute to America’s Pastor, as we remember his love for Christ and passion for bringing people together. Reverend Graham was America’s best-known Christian evangelist for more than 60 years and provided spiritual counsel for 12 presidents, among many other earthly accomplishments.

As the public pays their respects, here’s what several House Republicans had to say about Reverend Graham’s influential life and legacy: