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Franklin Graham says God interfered in the U.S. election, not Russia

Evangelist Franklin Graham (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

As pundits debate whether or not Russians influenced the U.S. presidential election, evangelist Franklin Graham is suggesting that someone else certainly did.

"Since the election, there's been a lot of discussion as to how Donald Trump won the election," Graham said Saturday at the president-elect's "thank you" stop in Mobile, Alabama, according to

"I believe it was God," the son of well-known evangelist Billy Graham said. "God showed up. He answered the prayers of hundreds of thousands of people across this land that have been praying for our country."

Graham offered a prayer at Trump's rally at the Ladd-Peebles Stadium.

This wasn't the first time the theologian has speculated that God played a role in Trump's election. On Wednesday, he asked his Twitter followers who had a hand in the election — Russians or God.

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