His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh has died
We are very sad to receive the news that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle.
The churches and communities across the diocese will be praying for the Queen and Royal Family in their sorrow. We also give thanks to God for Prince Philip’s extraordinary years of dedicated service and support to the Queen.
The Archbishop of Canterbury said, ” I join with the rest of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth in mourning the loss of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh.” He issued a short statement.
The Archbishop of York has also issued a statement on the death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip.