President Ezra Taft Benson waves to the congregation in the Tabernacle at Sunday night's First Presidency Christmas Devotional. The 91-year-old leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints made his first public appearance since undergoing surgery on Sept. 19. President Gordon B. Hinckley conducted the meeting, and President Thomas S. Monson delivered the First Presidency's message. The Tabernacle Choir and congregation sang several Christmas carols.