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Bright, Bill (1921–2003)

  1. Miles S. Mullin II

Published Online: 25 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470670606.wbecc0191

The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization

How to Cite

Mullin, M. S. 2011. Bright, Bill (1921–2003). The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 NOV 2011


Entrepreneur, author, Templeton Prize recipient, and founder of Campus Crusade for Christ, William R. “Bill” Bright was born in Coweta, Oklahoma, USA in 1921.


  • Bright, Bill (1921–2003);
  • founder, of campus Crusade for christ;
  • vision, evangelizing in campuses, across countries;
  • campus Crusade for christ (CCC);
  • Bright, and the four spiritual laws in 1965;
  • opposing, abortion and gay rights;
  • Bright's dream of JESUS, film-length portrayal of Jesus;
  • templeton prize for progress in religion