William Ashley (Billy) Sunday

Billy Sunday Billy Sunday (1862-1935) was an American evangelist born in Iowa. A professional baseball player in the National League, he was saved in 1886. Associated with J. Wilbur Chapman from 1893 to 1895. An evangelist from 1896 to 1935, he made an attack on liquor the mainstay of his campaigns.

William Ashley Sunday. Short chronology and biographical sketch.
Echoes from Glory. Selective sayings/portrait of Sunday.
Billy Sunday Funeral. November 9, 1935. Includes message by Dr. Harry Ironside.

Recommended Books/DVD:
Billy Sunday and the Redemption of Urban America by Lyle W. Dorsett. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, c1991. 212 pages. ISBN 080280151X.
Billy Sunday: Home Run to Heaven by Robert A. Allen. Published by Mott Media, c1985. 160 pages. ISBN 0880621257.
The Billy Sunday Story. Narrated by Dr. Homer Rodeheaver. Beacon Video Ministries, ©1989. DVD, 45 minutes.

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