Category - royal family

  • May 2, 2015

    There has been extensive media coverage of the birth of a daughter to the Duchess and Duke of Cambridge.

  • December 27, 2014

    This year Prince Charles visited the Armenian Orthodox, Chaldean Catholic, Coptic Orthodox and Syrian Orthodox Churches during the course of 2014. In the case of the Syriac Church, he visited them twice in one short year. Ekklesia associate and Middle East analyst Dr Harry Hagopian assesses the significance of these acts of concern and solidarity.

  • July 30, 2013

    Support for monarchy relies more on emotion than it does on reason. It is therefore only sensible to admit that this is not the most fruitful time to be a Republican.

  • April 2, 2013

    The democratic campaign group Republic has challenged the BBC over its role as what it describes as "propagandist-in-chief for the royal family".

  • November 16, 2012

    In seeking once again to blame the poor for poverty, UK work and pensions secretary Iain Duncan Smith has implied that several children of members of the royal family may be poorer than many living on the breadline with parents earning the minimum wage.

  • September 20, 2011

    Christians of all denominations have been invited to take part in lighting church beacons on 4 June 2012 to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.

  • May 2, 2011

    The incongruity appeared to raise little comment. At a wedding - perhaps one of the most tender of human ceremonies in its manifestation of love and hope - all the principal male figures wore the uniforms of forces whose business is armed conflict.

  • April 29, 2011

    “Are you for King or for Parliament?” I was taught at a tender age to ask the burning question of mid 17th century England as a means of assessing an individual's take on society. It seems apposite once again.

  • January 8, 2011

    Republic has condemned government plans to increase secrecy surrounding the royal family by amending the Freedom of Information Act.

  • June 29, 2010

    Church of Sweden Archbishop Anders Wejryd, has reminded Crown Princess Victoria and Daniel Westling whom he married recently, that they are not indispensable.