William Branham lived from around 1909 to 1966. He was a popular healing evangelist in the 1940s and 50s. During the later part of his life, he focused on preaching what he called “the message” or “the message of the hour”. He felt that his ministry was the fulfillment of various Biblical prophecies.

There are over 1100 recorded sermons of William Branham. These were mostly on magnetic tape, but now they have been converted into digital format. Early on these sermons were transcribed into text so his followers could read his messages. There are several computer programs that can search the transcripts of his sermons and one of his books.