A three-month Prince Louis was baptized in the chapel of St JaME’s Palace. At a festive ceremony was attended not only by the boy’s parents, Prince William and Kate Middleton, but the relatives of the youngest pretender to the British throne.
Prince William and Kate Middleton continue to be the most talked about couple in the UK. About three months ago, the happy family celebrated the completion of: the Duchess of Cambridge bore her husband another son, who was named Louis. Now it was time for the ceremony of baptism of a boy.
The newborn was baptized by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby in London, in the chapel Royal St JaME’s Palace. It was here a few years ago, took place the ceremony of baptism of Prince George.
The chapel of St JaME’s Palace is considered the traditional site of the Holy rite for all members of the Royal family. So, for example, took place in a closed ceremony of baptism Meghan Markle, which took place shortly before her wedding with Prince Harry. And for Prince William’s place has a special meaning – in 1961 there baptized his mother, Princess Diana, before her funeral in 1997, in the chapel there was a coffin.
British subjects believe that the date for the ceremony of the christening of the youngest heir to the throne also not chosen by chance – it July 9, 1947 young Elizabeth and her lover Philip announced their engagement.
Many were concerned about who will become the godparents of the little Prince. In the end, parents chose six people, among whom were lady Laura Mead, Lucy Middleton, Nicholas van Cutsem, guy Pelly, Harry Aubrey-Fletcher and Mrs. Robert Carter.
Of course, the event gathered numerous relatives and friends of the Royal family. Gathered around the chapel and the curious British, because for them this was almost the first opportunity to see the new-born Prince Louis, who, by the way, is fifth in line of the pretenders to the throne.
One of the first in front of the Church had a sister Kate Middleton Pippa. By the way, a relative of the Duchess of Cambridge will also soon become a mother. Now younger sister Kate often chooses dresses that emphasize her rounded tummy. This night out was no exception: Pippa gave preference to elegant blue dress that complemented this outfit with fancy hats to match.
Of course, the main heroine of the evening was a young mother Kate Middleton who appeared at the christening of a son in beige dress and unusual hat, like a crown. Fans immediately noted that the Duchess of Cambridge came in perfect shape, just three months to lose those extra pounds.
Said the fans and how he grew up the Prince Louis. The baby was baptized in the traditional shirt, which rite are all king’s children. This brocade-lace chemise is a replica of the one in which in 1841 was baptized daughter of Queen Victoria.
But Elizabeth II and Prince Philip unable to attend an important event. Fans assume that the Queen was seriously ill. Moreover, a couple of weeks ago in London there was a secret procedure rehearsal of the funeral of the monarch.
In London rehearsing the death of Queen Elizabeth II