"Gordon Bitner Hinckley" was a religious leader and author who served as the List of presidents of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints/15th President of the Church (LDS Church)/President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from March 12, 1995 until his death. Considered a prophet, seer, and revelator by church members, Hinckley was the oldest person to preside over the church in its History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints/history.
Hinckley's presidency was noted for the building of Temple (LDS Church)/temples, with more than half of existing temples being built under his leadership. He also oversaw the reconstruction of the Nauvoo Illinois Temple and the building of the 21,000 seat LDS Conference Center/Conference Center. During his tenure, the "The Family: A Proclamation to the World/Proclamation on the Family" was issued and the Perpetual Education Fund was established. At the time of his death, approximately one-third of the church's membership had joined the church under Hinckley's leadership.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous clergy! More Gordon B. Hinckley on Wikipedia.