Following the announcement of the death of HRH Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh today, the President and Vice-President of the Methodist Church have published the following prayer:
We give thanks for the long life of Prince Philip, for all that he has contributed to our nation and beyond, and for his support of our Queen. We pray that he will be at rest trusting in the grace of God.
We remember before you Her Majesty the Queen and her family praying that they will know your comfort and strength in the days to come.
In Jesus' name, Amen.
The President and Vice-President of the Conference have also issued a statement which can be readhere.