My condolences go out to his family. He was, indeed, a hero of the faith! Christians Honor David Wilkerson as 'True Hero' via Twitter, Facebook "Hundreds of messages offering prayers and honoring the legacy of David Wilkerson flooded Twitter and Facebook as Christians learned of the passing of a 'true hero' who founded Times Square Church and World Challenge. In his final public words, Wilkerson told those facing despair, 'Beloved, God has never failed to act but in goodness and love. When all means fail – his love prevails. Hold fast to your faith. Stand fast in his Word. There is no other hope in this world.'"