A Service of Thanksgiving for The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee will be held at St Paul’s Cathedral on Tuesday 5 June 2012.
A special Prayer to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee has been prepared by the Chapter of St Paul’s Cathedral, to honour The Queen. The Prayer, which has been written at The Queen’s direction, will be read at the Service. The Prayer is welcome for use by churches throughout the land. The Prayer is published on St Paul’s website www.stpauls.co.uk.
Further details about the Service of Thanksgiving and the Carriage Procession will be available closer to the date.
Image: Schoolchildren wave Union Jack flags as the Queen leaves a Service of Thanksgiving at St Paul’s Cathedral on 21 June 2011, to celebrate the 300th anniversary of St Paul’s. Today’s cathedral – the fourth to occupy the site – was designed by the court architect Sir Christopher Wren and built between 1675 and 1710 after its predecessor was destroyed in the Great Fire of London in 1666. Picture credit: Akira Suemori/WPA/PA Wire