Finally! Today in the chapel of Windsor castle by the Archbishop of Canterbury baptised the son of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. The ceremony was private. The official instagram of the Dukes of Sussex there were photos of the grown-up Archie and informative message.
In an official statement the couple said about the traditional attire for the christening. “This morning the son of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex Archie Harrison Mountbatten Windsor was baptised in the private chapel of Windsor castle at a private ceremony hosted by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are so happy to share the joy of this day with members of the public who have been incredibly supportive since the birth of their son. They thank You for your kindness, celebrating this special moment. Their Royal Highnesses happy and enjoying this day with family and godparents Archie. Their son, Archie, was baptized in the copy of the Royal christening gown which was worn by the babies for the last 11 years. The original Royal christening robe, made of fine Gonioscope lace lined with white satin, was commissioned by Queen Victoria in 1841 and worn for the first time her older daughter. The attire worn by several generations of Royal children, including the Queen, her children and grandchildren until 2004, then the Queen ordered a copy of apparel to preserve the historical outfit and to continue the tradition,” written in the post with the staff.
We will remind, earlier the official report highlight information about the christening. “Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor will be baptized by Archbishop of Canterbury in the chapel of Windsor castle on 6 July. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex look forward to the opportunity to show pictures of his son, who at this day make photographer Chris Allerton. The Duke and Duchess wished not to disclose the names of the godparents,” — said in an official statement.
As reported by insiders, the baptism of the son of Megan and Harry will be held in private. This means that the press will not be admitted to the event. Traditional photo on the street in the day of the christening will not be.
Unlike Prince William and Kate Middleton, which do not conceal the lives of children, Megan and Harry tried his best to hide Archie from the public. Insiders report that all is due to the fact that the couple just wants the life of Archie remained private. “Privacy is very important to Harry. Since Archie is not the title of His Royal Highness, he believes that he has every right to strictly control the privacy of your son,” said the insider.