The famous pastor, Dr David Yonggi Cho who was a South Korean Christian minister kicked the bucket this morning.
Paul Yungi Cho or god’s general as he was known passed away at 85th in the early hours of today, 14th.
According to Daily Post, his death was traced to complications from stroke.
Cho is perceived to have a simple lifestyle and spends much of his resources on social welfare.
With his mother-in-law Choi Ja-shil, the late was a cofounder of the Yoido Full Gospel Church (Assemblies of God).
Cho had the highest church auditorium in the world Before Glory Dome in Abuja emerged at exactly a year ago.
His church was as at 2007, the world’s largest congregation with a claimed membership of 830,000.
Prophet Joshua Iginla authenticating the death posted on his Facebook page refering to Cho as his spiritual father.
Lamenting, Iginla portrayed Cho as generational icon, trailblazer, pathfinder and a man wrapped in the immortality of God.
The post reads: “Death is nothing else but going home to God, the bond of love will be unbroken for all eternity for your warm embrace as a true father who gave me wings to fly limitlessly.”
“In the channels of Divinity, mankind is a creature of Divine appointment (Job 7:1). Yet, men wrapped in the immortality of God don’t die, they only transit to another realm of GLORY. On this day, my spiritual father, a generational icon, trailblazer, pathfinder and a man wrapped in the immortality of God…. ”
“You have fought a good fight and will forever be in my heart. REST IN PEACE DAVID YOUNGGI CHO. ”