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The favorable and the unfavorable (Kimball)

“[Someday] from the vantage point of the future, we shall be satisfied with many of thehappenings of this life that are so difficult for us to comprehend,” … “We knew before wewere born that we were coming to the earth for bodies and experience and that … after aperiod of life we would die. We accepted all these eventualities with glad heart, eager toaccept both the favorable and unfavorable. We eagerly accepted the chance to comeearthward even though it might be for only day or year.”
-Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Spencer W. Kimball (2006), 20


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