He looked like the hulk of an evangelist or a professor of esthetics who had spent years in contemplation in obscure museums.
People with pleading eyes and desperate faces crowded into tents where evangelists cried in triumphant gloating that man was unable to cope with nature, that his science was a fraud, that his mind was a failure, that he was reaping punishment for the sin of pride, for his confidence in his own intellect-and that only faith in the power of mystic secrets could protect him from the fissure of a rail or from the blowout of the last tire on his last truck.
Yes, you goddamn evangelist!
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Rick Warren may be today’s most admired evangelist.
The well-known evangelist, Billy Graham, filled the stadium.