By Father Raymond J. de Souza

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King Charles III follows behind the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II, draped in the Royal Standard with the imperial state crown and the sovereign’s orb and scepter, as it is carried out of Westminster Abbey. after the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II on Sept. 19 in London, England.

COMMENTARY: Incorporating noteworthy contributions from Catholics, the Church of England provided a model to all Christians for how funerals ought to be conducted.

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