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LDS president met call with humility, vigor

Published: Monday, Jan. 28 2008 12:00 a.m. MST

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Elis´┐Żngela Vilas Boas

Q pena no conhec-lo pessoalmente nesta vida... ele foi o profeta da minha gerao... sempre recordarei... pois nesse ano farei 10 anos de membro da Igreja e ele sempre foi meu orientador. Mto obrigada pelo amor dedicado aos filhos do Pai Celestial meu profeta. Saudades

Cheryl & Jimmy Bates

We so LOVED him!!...what a truly wonderful magnificent son of our Heavenly Father...He has now gone back home !

Jheniffer Porto

Realmente essa noticia me deixou muito triste,mesmo no conhecendo o Presidente Hinckley pessoalmente pude conhece-lo atravez de seus ensinamentos nas conferencias seres e mensagens da A Liahona sei o quanto ele edificou o reino de deus nesta terra o quanto ele amava esta obra divina e pelo amor que servia ao senhor.Nesse momento perdemos u Homem brilhande que no mediu esforos para servir na obra de deus que nos deu a oportunidade de ter mais templos no mundo e fazer com que muitas familias pudessem see eternas terei gratido eterna pelos ensinamentos dele que me fizero me achegar mais a cristo. Sei que ele foi um profeta de Deus e honrou com esse chamado divino Obrigado Senhor por ter nos concedido um profeta justo e amoroso nesses ultimos dias e pelo amor que ele pode servir para engrandecer a sua obra. Em nome de Jesus Cristo Amem.

Saints in Buffalo, NY

Thank you for your service and love, President Hinckley, you will be deeply missed.

The Davis Family

Follow the prophet is what we sing
President Hinckley, joy did bring
We will be valiant, we will be true
Knowing that someday we will see you.

Thank you for your leadership
Thank you for your love
Enjoy Sister Hinckley in your new home above.

God Bless you and your family.
With love, The Davis Family

Melton family

President Hinckley has been a fixture in our home and hearts ever since we joined the Church nearly twenty five years ago. It is hard to imagine our lives without him. What a privilege to have been taught and loved by him. The breadth and depth of his teachings and example has blessed our lives forever. Our condolences to his family at this difficult time.

Au revoir

Moroni 6:20
20 But behold, ye are gone, and my sorrows cannot bring your return.

Oliveira Family- Brazil

He was a true profet of the Lord. He served following the steps of the Savior. The world missed a marvelous man. He inspired us to be better.
For sure the Lord will confort the Hincley's
Oliveira Family

Hammock Family - Georgia

Please accept our condolences to President Hinckleys family and to all of those who loved him throughout the world. He was a man whose love of God showed through his words and actions. President Hinckley was truly a prophet of God

The Oliver Family

To picture the tender greeting with Sister Hinckley and other loved ones not to mention the Savior, our hearts are full and convictions strong. How grateful we are for the example of President Hinckley in demonstrating absolute faithfulness. Our prayers are with his surviving family and the Brethren who undoubtedly feel more deeply than we can imagine.
The Oliver family, Newport News, VA

Ben Tanner

We Thank Thee oh God for a Prophet!

President Hinckley was in my opinion one of the greatest men the world has ever known.

God Bless him.

Britt Franklin

The greatest leader of the 20th Century is gone from among us. I will miss him in so many ways, but more than anything I think, I will miss his sense of humor and his immense ability to inspire courage and faith among those of us who loved him.

Bowne Family

Let us carry on as he would have us do! I am so grateful that our Heavenly Father and our Saviour Jesus Christ will call the next leader for us to keep moving forward!! We love you!

NC Becca

A life beautifully and purposefully lived--President Hinckley will be so very missed, and is so very loved. From Saints all over the globe, as well as non-member friends, he leaves us a legacy to live up to and fulfill. My heart goes out to his family and all members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Curtis O'Reilly

What an incredrible example to the world. You will live on in the hearts of millions.

jackie

Good morning. I am so grateful to hear all the positive comments and rememberances on this stream. Sometimes this board is less than positive. To those who may be tempted with negativity today I humbly ask,Not here, Not today. Gordon B. Hinckley is a great man who is loved and revered by millions and will be sadly missed. He was a prophet, a great humanitarian, a humble, humorous and loving man.
God be with you, till we meet again!

Robert Lee Johnson

I thank God for men such as you and I thank you for the counsel you have given me. Farewell until we meet again.

Our "Energizer Bunny" President

He just kept going and going. He was amazing. We loved him and will miss him, but are glad that he and his beloved Marjorie have been reunited.

Our condolences go to his family and friends. RIP, President Hinckley.

The Bunker family
Clearfield, Utah

Eric Lambert

President Hinckley,

I will always be grateful for your persistent emphasis on the pragmatic over the dogmatic. You gave me realistic goals to shoot for rather than reminding me of everything I could be doing. You continually reminded me to focus on improving where it matters most: showing love and kindness to my wife and children always; being tolerant of all people, regardless of their beliefs or persuasions; getting as much education as possible; staying out of debt and living within my means; keeping my temper in check; being willing to forgive quickly.... My family--including my wife who is not of our faith--will miss you greatly. I thank you for your example, your boldness and courage, your sense of humor, your humility, your hope, your leadership, your "human-ness," your love.

Sharon Tallman

I loved President Hinckley and am so grateful for his loving and wise guidance as our prophet. How blessed our world has been to have him in it these 97 years!

I would like to express my gratitude to the Hinckley family for sharing him with us for so long. Certainly, many sacrifices have been made by them in order for him to serve as our prohet. I appreciate each of them for their willingness to share him with us.

May the Lord comfort his family and us all as we mourn this great prophet's passing.

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