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This is F W Boreham's favourite painting in the National Gallery of Victoria.  'The Victory of Faith' by St George-Hare.

This is F W Boreham's favourite painting in the National Gallery of Victoria. 'The Victory of Faith' by St George-Hare.

Collins Street Baptist Church  Address: 174 Collins Street, Melbourne.  F W Boreham was a frequent preacher at this oldest Baptist church in Melbourne.

Collins Street Baptist Church Address: 174 Collins Street, Melbourne. F W Boreham was a frequent preacher at this oldest Baptist church in Melbourne.

Crowd at the final meeting of the Melbourne Crusade, at the Cricket Grounds, March 15, 1959

Crowd at the final meeting of the Melbourne Crusade, at the Cricket Grounds, March 15, 1959

A photo of the Billy Graham Crusade at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in 1959. Billy Graham invited F W Boreham to join him on the platform during the meetings but Boreham was unwell and declined the invitation.

A photo of the Billy Graham Crusade at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in 1959. Billy Graham invited F W Boreham to join him on the platform during the meetings but Boreham was unwell and declined the invitation.

Scots' Church where F W Boreham conducted a midweek service in the centre of Melbourne's business district from 1935-1956.

Scots' Church where F W Boreham conducted a midweek service in the centre of Melbourne's business district from 1935-1956.

It was called the Melbourne Art Gallery in his day. Boreham visited the practice of visiting the gallery every Friday while he was living in Melbourne.

It was called the Melbourne Art Gallery in his day. Boreham visited the practice of visiting the gallery every Friday while he was living in Melbourne.

Visit F W Boreham's grave at the Boroondara Cemetery in Kew.

Visit F W Boreham's grave at the Boroondara Cemetery in Kew.

Drive down Royal Parade and pass the Royal Melbourne Hospital where F W Boreham died on 18 May 1959.

Drive down Royal Parade and pass the Royal Melbourne Hospital where F W Boreham died on 18 May 1959.

The State Library of Melbourne where F W Boreham did much of his research.

The State Library of Melbourne where F W Boreham did much of his research.

Inside the National Gallery of Victoria on St Kilda Road

Inside the National Gallery of Victoria on St Kilda Road

This is the book Dr Billy Graham gave to F W Boreham when the American evangelist visited Frank and Stella Boreham in March 1959. One of the many items of memorabilia in the Whitley Library.

This is the book Dr Billy Graham gave to F W Boreham when the American evangelist visited Frank and Stella Boreham in March 1959. One of the many items of memorabilia in the Whitley Library.

Whitley College, 271 Royal Parade, Parkville Check out all the F W Boreham memorabilia and the F W Boreham memorial pulpit in the chapel

Whitley College, 271 Royal Parade, Parkville Check out all the F W Boreham memorabilia and the F W Boreham memorial pulpit in the chapel

Scots' Church. The place was packed each Wednesday for the lunch hour services. F W Boreham preached here through the Second World War.

Scots' Church. The place was packed each Wednesday for the lunch hour services. F W Boreham preached here through the Second World War.

Royal Botanic Gardens where Frank and Stella Boreham visited most Thursday afternoons to read and muse.

Royal Botanic Gardens where Frank and Stella Boreham visited most Thursday afternoons to read and muse.

Get around Melbourne on your Boreham pilgrimage, the way that he liked to travel--on a rumbling Melbourne tram.

Get around Melbourne on your Boreham pilgrimage, the way that he liked to travel--on a rumbling Melbourne tram.

The Armadale Baptist Church manse where the Boreham's lived in the 1920s.  Munro Street, Armadale.

The Armadale Baptist Church manse where the Boreham's lived in the 1920s. Munro Street, Armadale.


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Melbourne Cricket Ground - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Melbourne Cricket Ground - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

It was called the Melbourne Art Gallery in his day. Boreham visited the practice of visiting the gallery every Friday while he was living in Melbourne.

It was called the Melbourne Art Gallery in his day. Boreham visited the practice of visiting the gallery every Friday while he was living in Melbourne.

A photo of the Billy Graham Crusade at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in 1959. This was final meeting of the Melbourne Crusade, on March 15, 1959.  Billy Graham invited F W Boreham to join him on the platform during the meetings but Boreham was unwell and declined the invitation.

A photo of the Billy Graham Crusade at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in 1959. This was final meeting of the Melbourne Crusade, on March 15, 1959. Billy Graham invited F W Boreham to join him on the platform during the meetings but Boreham was unwell and declined the invitation.

Whitley College, 271 Royal Parade, Parkville Check out all the F W Boreham memorabilia and the F W Boreham memorial pulpit in the chapel

Whitley College, 271 Royal Parade, Parkville Check out all the F W Boreham memorabilia and the F W Boreham memorial pulpit in the chapel

Check out the cabinets in the Whitley College library donated by F W Boreham's son and daughter-in-law which contain copies of Dr Boreham's books.

Check out the cabinets in the Whitley College library donated by F W Boreham's son and daughter-in-law which contain copies of Dr Boreham's books.

This is the book Dr Billy Graham gave to F W Boreham when the American evangelist visited Frank and Stella Boreham in March 1959. One of the many items of memorabilia in the Whitley Library.

This is the book Dr Billy Graham gave to F W Boreham when the American evangelist visited Frank and Stella Boreham in March 1959. One of the many items of memorabilia in the Whitley Library.

Crowd at the final meeting of the Melbourne Crusade, at the Cricket Grounds, March 15, 1959

Crowd at the final meeting of the Melbourne Crusade, at the Cricket Grounds, March 15, 1959

Faces in the Fire by F.W. Boreham

Faces in the Fire by F.W. Boreham

F W Boreham wrote more than 55 books. Here's a sampling.

F W Boreham wrote more than 55 books. Here's a sampling.

The first substantial book that F W Boreham wrote. This is a photo of Boreham's own copy, held in the Boreham display cabinets at Whitley College, Melbourne.

The first substantial book that F W Boreham wrote. This is a photo of Boreham's own copy, held in the Boreham display cabinets at Whitley College, Melbourne.

First edition signed by the great F.W. Boreham part of my large collection of signed first editions.

First edition signed by the great F.W. Boreham part of my large collection of signed first editions.

All signed first editions of the brilliant Dr. F.W. Boreham.

All signed first editions of the brilliant Dr. F.W. Boreham.

The roll down desk given to F W Boreham when he concluded his ministry in Hobart. This has been donated by the family of F W Boreham and is now at Whitley College-Boreham Collection.

The roll down desk given to F W Boreham when he concluded his ministry in Hobart. This has been donated by the family of F W Boreham and is now at Whitley College-Boreham Collection.

While this is a later photo it shows F W Boreham with his family when visiting them in Tunbridge Wells.  L to R: Stella (Boreham's wife), FWB, Francis (his father), Fanny (mother) and his sister.

While this is a later photo it shows F W Boreham with his family when visiting them in Tunbridge Wells. L to R: Stella (Boreham's wife), FWB, Francis (his father), Fanny (mother) and his sister.

Part of my large collection of F.W. Boreham signed first editions, this is a first edition of The Nest Of Spears. This one was inscribed while Dr. Boreham was visiting the United States in 1928 and speaking at the University of Illinois.

Part of my large collection of F.W. Boreham signed first editions, this is a first edition of The Nest Of Spears. This one was inscribed while Dr. Boreham was visiting the United States in 1928 and speaking at the University of Illinois.