1. RECOVERY

    Billy Graham Home From Hospital

    CHARLOTTE, NC - MAY 31:  Evangelist Billy Graham addresses the audience from the stage during the Billy Graham Library Dedication Service on May 31, 2007 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Approximately 1500 guests, including former U.S. Presidents Jimmy Carter, George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton, attended the private dedication ceremony for the libary, which chronicles the life and teachings of Graham. (Photo by Davis Turner/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Billy Graham

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    After six days of pneumonia recovery, the Rev. Billy Graham was released from the hospital Tuesday. Antibiotics and physical therapy helped bring back the 93-year-old’s strength after his second bout of pneumonia this year. The legendary evangelist released a statement thanking his supporters from around the world for their prayers and good wishes. “I also appreciated the wonderful treatment I received from such caring doctors and nurses, and feel I have made some new friends."

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