Evangelist Billy Graham Admitted to Hospital

Evangelist Billy Graham was admitted to a North Carolina hospital on Aug. 18.

Officials at Mission Health and Hospitals in Asheville said the 88-year-old was admitted for evaluation and treatment of an intestinal bleed.

He's described as alert and resting comfortably.

Graham's doctors say the illness does not appear to be life-threatening.

The beloved evangelist suffers from a variety of ailments including Parkinson's Disease and age-related eye problems.

His wife, Ruth, died in June.


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