Photo: Instagram @sussexroyal
In great Britain baptized of the firstborn of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Archie Harrison. The announcement appeared in the Instagram account of the Royal couple.
A closed ceremony was held this morning, July 6, at St George’s chapel Windsor castle. The child was baptized, the spiritual head of the Church of England in the United Kingdom, the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby.
During the baptism of Archie Harrison was the dress that all the baptized children of Prince William and Kate Middleton. It is a replica of the outfit, which in 1841 was baptized a son of Queen Victoria Edward VII and after him all the other members of the Royal family.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, contrary to tradition, decided to keep the names of the godfathers and God mothers of the child secret. It is known that the ceremony was attended by only 25 people, among whom were Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton, Prince Charles with his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and mother of Meghan Markle ― Doria of Ragland. Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Philip, was unable to come. Journalists to the ceremony is not allowed.
Earlier it was reported that the decision Meghan Markle and Prince Harry to hold a ceremony of baptism, inviting journalists, infuriated the British. Many social media users felt that since the Royal couple lives on taxpayers ‘ money, it has no right to privacy for yourself and your child.
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