PA
Share

Meghan Markle's 'very close relationship with God' stronger than ever

Fri 08 Feb 2019
By Eno Adeogun

Meghan Markle's close friend has shed some light on the Duchess of Sussex' faith.

Speaking exclusively to People magazine, the friend, who wished to remain anonymous, said: "Meg is extremely faithful.

"We pray a lot together. We meditate. She has had, and especially has now, a very close relationship with God."

 

Meghan, 37, was baptised and confirmed in the Church of England at a private ceremony led by the Archbishop of Canterbury.

However, the American actress has remained rather private about her faith.

"A deep sense of gratitude and humility has guided her," the friend continued. "We can still be modern women and feel all the feels [sic] with feminism and be strong moms and strong wives but understand that [our] relationship [with God] is so critical."

Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

 

Another close friend also called rumours that Meghan had insisted for St George's Chapel to be sprayed with air freshener ahead of her wedding, "outrageous".

The unnamed long-time friend added: "I can't think of anything more ridiculous.

"If people knew how spiritual she is and how serious and respectful she takes her relationship with God, she would never ask for something like that.

"The day after the wedding I said, 'You were so serene'. She has a huge loving fondness for Archbishop Welby. She's like, 'I'm there, I'm with Harry, I'm with you guys, and I'm with the leader of my church'.

"She doesn't think about the narrative: 'What will people think?' She doesn't do that. She really lives in the current moment. And when you do that, there's no fear."

Stay up to date with the latest news stories from a Christian perspective. Sign up to our daily newsletter and receive more stories like this straight to your inbox every morning.


Daily news direct to your inbox
Your News Feed

Stay informed and inform others with up to the minute news from a Christian perspective. 

Daily News email

RSS feeds

News Widgets

You may also like...

The Duchess of Sussex has written heartfelt words of support... More

Have you ever felt ashamed of the way some Christians express... More