Queen Elizabeth II (born Princess Elizabeth of York), 96, the mother of the United Kingdom’s King Charles III, died September 8, 2022 at Balmoral Castle in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, a residence of the British royal family.
[Read the “Order of Service for The State Funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.”]
Her televised State Funeral September 19 at Westminster Abbey in London, watched by an estimated 4 billion people, was attended by heads of state and dignitaries from around the world, including US President Joe Biden. She reigned 70 years, the longest of any British monarch and the longest recorded of any female head of state in history.
[Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, The Faith of Queen Elizabeth: An Interview with Dudley Delffs]
The following Bible verses were either alluded to or directly read during the service:
Jesus said unto her, “I am the resurrection, and the life
he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he…