Prince Harry and Megan Marketto: POOL New / Reuters
The bride of Britain’s Prince Harry Meghan Markle passed the rite of baptism, it adopted Anglicanism. Secret ceremony using water from the Jordan river was held by the Archbishop of Canterbury in the chapel Royal, reports the Daily Mail.
The ritual lasted about 45 minutes. It was attended by only a few aides, Prince Harry, Prince Charles and his second wife Camilla, Duchess Chornoliska.
As the newspaper notes, the adoption of Anglicanism, is not Megan’s mandatory to marry Harry. However, in November it said it was ready to be baptized as a sign of respect to the Queen as head of the Anglican Church. Prior to this 36-year-old former American actress and model called themselves Protestant.
Megan and Harry get married may 19.
About the novel Markle with the Prince, who ranks fifth in the order of succession to the British throne, became known in the end of October 2016. The origin of the actress (mom is black, dad is white) was criticized on the Internet and the tabloid press. In response to Kensington Palace said that the media “crossed the line”.
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