Franklin Graham to give Easter address on Fox News

Franklin Graham will give a 20-minute Easter message on Fox News on Sunday.

Graham, the son of Billy Graham and president and CEO of Samaritan’s Purse and the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, will deliver the address from the emergency field hospital set up by Samaritan's Purse in New York's Central Park.

Fox is preempting its regular Sunday news shows to air Graham's address and other Easter programing, including coverage from Pope FrancisPope FrancisVatican cardinal in charge of saint making resigns amid financial scandal Nuns criticize Catholic group for giving Barr award for 'Christlike behavior' Pope seeks to prevent Mafia from using Virgin Mary imagery MORE's service in Vatican City.


The Sunday programming is titled, "America Together: Keeping the Faith."

The news network will also carry online Easter Mass from St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City, Washington’s National Cathedral, the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, as well as First Baptist Dallas and Saddleback Church. 

Sandra Smith will anchor a two-hour block of programming with interviews with religious leaders, including Graham.