As we mourn the death of our beloved Queen Elizabeth II, we are happy to know that she is safe in the arms of the Lord whom she loved. Her faith was a guiding principle throughout her life of service, as she acknowledged on many occasions. She was known to have a well-read Bible by her bedside.
Here are some things she said about her faith:
The Gospel message tells us that Jesus Christ died for our sins, was buried and rose again the third day. Through repentance and faith in His death and resurrection we can have hope that when we die we will rise to eternal life in His kingdom. As He said to Martha, one of His followers,
At the end of his tribute to the Queen at the service of thanksgiving for her reign at St Paul’s Cathedral on June 3rd, Stephen Cottrel, Archbishop of York, said:
A good way to remember her now, as she passes from this life to the next.