LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson died late Tuesday night. The news spread quickly across social media, with many sharing their gratitude for his leadership and faithful service to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Multiple news organizations reported on President Monson’s passing, many of them posting the Associated Press' report of the news that happened after midnight on the East Coast. Here's a collection of several of those stories with links to them. This list will be updated.
The New York Times: Thomas Monson, President of the Mormon Church, Dies at 90
The New York Times: For Mormons, Succession Drama Is Against Their Religion
The Washington Post: https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/thomas-s-monson-president-and-prophet-of-mormon-church-dies-at-90/2018/01/03/da0d617a-f094-11e7-b390-a36dc3fa2842_story.html?utm_term=.eb2e1e5df67e
Religion News Service: Thomas S. Monson, 90, LDS church president since 2008, dies
The Wall Street Journal: Thomas S. Monson, President of the Mormon Church, Dies at 9025 comments on this story
International Business Times: Thomas Monson May Be Succeeded By Russell Nelson As Mormon Church President
New York Daily News: Mormon president and prophet Thomas Monson dead at 90
The Washington Times: Thomas S. Monson, president of Mormon church, dies at 90
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