NEW YORK - JUNE 24: Billy Graham speaks during his Crusade at Flushing Meadows Corona Park June 24, 2005 in the Queens borough of New York. Flushing Meadows Corona Park is the site for Graham's sermons on June 24-26, which looks to draw thousands of people from across the country, and will purportedly be the aging Christian televangelist's final crusade. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Sad news to report this morning, as we have just learned Evangelist the Rev. Billy Graham has passed away.

Graham passed away in his home in North Carolina at the age of 99.

Over the years, he captivated the attention of many across the nation, and can easily be considered the most notable Christian leader in the country. He was often referred to as “America’s Pastor.”

According to WBTV, Graham suffered a series of health issues over the last ten years. According to the family, he died of natural causes.

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