Christian leaders are praying for the Queen after Buckingham Palace issued an announcement right this moment saying that her docs are “involved” for her well being.
The Queen is at her summer time residence, Balmoral, in Scotland, the place her docs have advisable that she “stay beneath medical supervision”.
“The Queen stays comfy and at Balmoral,” the assertion added.
The Archbishop of Canterbury mentioned he was praying God’s consolation for the Queen, her household and all these caring for her.
“My prayers, and the prayers of individuals throughout the Church of England and the nation, are with Her Majesty The Queen right this moment,” he mentioned.
“Might God’s presence strengthen and luxury Her Majesty, her household, and those that are caring for her at Balmoral.”
Members of the royal household, together with heirs to the throne Prince Charles and Prince William, are travelling to Balmoral to be together with her.
The BBC reviews that Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, are additionally on their strategy to Scotland. They’ve been in Europe for the Invictus Video games and quite a lot of different public engagements.
Cardinal Vincent Nichols, head of the Catholic Church in England and Wales, mentioned he was “involved” to listen to the information of the Queen’s well being.
“Might the blessings of the Lord strengthen and luxury her and her household,” he mentioned.
The Free Church buildings Group has issued the next prayer: “Pricey God, our Father, we’re grateful today for the blessings and mercies that You bestow on us. We keep in mind presently Her Majesty The Queen and her household. We pray for the well being of The Queen. Might You bless and maintain her. Grant to her household and the nation your energy and peace right this moment. This stuff we ask within the identify of Jesus. Amen.”
The workplace of the Anglican Communion mentioned, “We be a part of with Anglicans world wide in praying for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and her household.
“The Queen is Head of State of 17 nations; and has been Head of State of others throughout her life. She can be Head of the Commonwealth. All of those areas are served by a number of of the 42 Church buildings of the Anglican Communion.
“We pray for God’s presence to strengthen and help The Queen, the Royal Household, and those that are caring for Her Majesty.”
The Rt Rev Dr Iain Greenshields, Moderator of the Basic Meeting of the Church of Scotland, “All of us within the Church of Scotland are deeply involved to listen to reviews about Her Majesty the Queen’s well being.
“Our ideas and prayers are together with her and the whole Royal Household at this worrying time.”