IN MEMORY OF
“DOC” F. KENTON BESHORE
to be with the Lord on
Tuesday, June 7, 2016.
will be missed by thousands
who have attended his weekly
Bible class, heard him daily
on the Radio
around the world,
also listened and watched
him in his studies of
prophecy on DVD’s and CD’s.
He also has authored many
books including the recent
REVELATION – GOD’S GREATEST
TRIUMPH and the PROPHECY
“DOC” was 90 years old.
“Doc” and Lois, his dear
wife, were planning their
70th wedding anniversary.
“DOC” has led World Bible
Society for over 50 years.
The ministry of World
Bible Society will continue
under the leadership that
has worked with “DOC” for
DONE, GOOD AND FAITHFUL
SERVANT! Matthew 25:21
“DOC” as he was
affectionately known was saved
at the age of five and was
called to preach at the age of
eight. “DOC” listened to and
read the books of several great
dispensational teachers ---
Donald Grey Barnhouse, William
Pettingill and Harry Ironside
--- while he was growing up.
“DOC” was licensed to preach
at the age of seventeen and
preached his first sermon on the
subject of THE SECOND COMING OF
JESUS CHRIST. In this sermon he
spoke of the promise, the plan,
the purpose, the power and the
person of his coming. Throughout
all of his life, beginning at a
very early age, he studied
prophecy and frequently sees
something new in the scripture
that he never saw before.
“DOC” pastored his first church at the
age of eighteen and at the age of nineteen was ordained
into the Christian ministry at Bellview Baptist Church
by his pastor, Dr. Robert G. Lee. Most of his young life
and much of his preaching, teaching and writing has been
on Bible Prophecy. He taught through the entire Bible,
verse by verse, before the age of forty. He studied
under Dr. David L. Cooper for ten years at the Biblical
Research Society and then became its President when Dr.
Cooper went home to be with the Lord. He was also editor
of the Biblical Research Monthly.
“DOC” began a daily
radio ministry in 1954 and has seen the
OF THE AIR program grow until today it is heard daily
into most of the world. He has produced over 14,900
radio broadcasts, taught his six hour prophecy seminar
in almost every state of the union and he is a professor
at both Faith Seminary and the Louisiana Baptist
Seminary. “DOCS” degrees include: D.D; Litt.D; D.SAC.TH.;
PHD; and TH.D.
“DOC” was President of the WORLD BIBLE SOCIETY
Bibles into 65 countries, including over 10 million in
Russia since 1989 using the former Communist Party
propaganda presses. He is author of
Millennium, The Apocalypse and
WHEN: When will the Rapture Take
Place, and wrote dozens of
booklets that have been translated into 40 languages. He
also had made numerous bible book studies available on CD’s
and DVD’s, as well as
aired numerous broadcasts
on Christian radio and
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“DOC” had been married to his wife Lois for
over 60 years.
They had three children [Kenette, Kenton, Kandis].
Kenton is pastor of Mariners
Church in Irvine, California ---
one of the largest churches in
DOC” used to teach a large class at Mariners each Sunday
morning. Both of their sons in law are active in
ministry. Kenette’s husband, Gene Mollway is a pastor
and Kandis’ husband, David once served as Vice President of
World Bible Society --- in a volunteer position and two
grandsons are youth pastors “DOC” and Lois have ten
grandchildren and five great grandchildren.