In his first news interview as Prophet of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, President Hinckley was asked what his focus would be. He answered, "Carry
In his first address in general conference on April 2, 1995, He told the members:
- It is time to be strong
- Move forward without hesitation, knowing well the meaning the breadth and the importance of our mission.
- It is time to do what's right regardless of the consequences that may follow.
- It is time to be found keeping the commandments.
May the Lord bless the Hinckley family, and I smile every time I think of the reunion he had last night with his bride of 67 years, Marjorie Pay. I would love to have been there to witness that. I will miss him so!
May the 12 Apostles also be blessed during this difficult time.