Entertainment Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are now allowed to have a royal wedding, thanks to a law change

13:14  17 may  2017
13:14  17 may  2017 Source:   Harper's Bazaar

He's got granny's approval! Is Harry about to drop a knee?

  He's got granny's approval! Is Harry about to drop a knee? Is another royal wedding around the corner? Reports claim Prince Harry has been given the thumbs up from Queen Elizabeth to propose to Meghan Markle.As the royal is fifth in line to the British throne, law dictates he must get his grandmother's seal of approval before he asks for the actress' hand in marriage.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are going steady, but a royal wedding is probably a way off. Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email. One of the hottest celebrity couples right now is Prince Harry and Meghan Markle .

PRINCE HARRY and his girlfriend Meghan Markle have attended their first wedding as a couple, leading to speculation that they could be preparing for their own engagement. Historically, royals have not been allowed to marry divorcées.

Prince Harry And Meghan Markle can now marry at Westminster Abbey, thanks to change in law © Imaxtree Prince Harry And Meghan Markle can now marry at Westminster Abbey, thanks to change in law Following in the footsteps of the Queen and Prince Philip, Princess Diana and Prince Charles, and Prince William and Kate Middleton, it has now been confirmed Prince Harry is allowed to marry his divorcee girlfriend, Meghan Markle, if he decides to propose.

  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are now allowed to have a royal wedding, thanks to a law change © Provided by National magazine company ltd (Hearst UK) According to the Express, a spokesman for Westminster Abbey has said: 'The Abbey follows the General Synod Ruling of 2002. Since then it has been possible for divorced people to be married in the Church of England.'

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle . The diverse CVs of royals before they married into monarchies. The pair didn't wed until June 2015, by which time they knew Carl Philip's choice had won public acceptance.

As speculation mounts over her ever closer relationship with Prince Harry , Meghan Markle has closed her lifestyle blog, The Tig, in a sign the actress may be ready to focus on a royal role. 150 comments. 23 shares Are there signs Meghan Markle is preparing for a wedding ?

The spokesman also confirmed that the Suits actress' Jewish background would not prevent her from having an 'interfaith' marriage to the 32-year-old royal.

  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are now allowed to have a royal wedding, thanks to a law change © Provided by National magazine company ltd (Hearst UK) However, if the pair do decide to get married, they would reportedly first have to receive permission from the Queen and, it is widely believed, a special license from the Archbishop of Canterbury given the fact that Markle married US film and TV producer, Trevor Engelson, in a Jewish ceremony in 2011.

  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are now allowed to have a royal wedding, thanks to a law change © Provided by National magazine company ltd (Hearst UK) While there is no legal barrier that prevents members of the Royal Family from marrying someone from another faith – be it Jewish, Buddhist or Muslim faith – or of no faith, under the Act of Settlement of 1701, no one in the direct line of succession was allowed to marry a Catholic and keep their right to the throne.

The steps Prince Harry has to take in order to propose to Meghan Markle

  The steps Prince Harry has to take in order to propose to Meghan Markle Historically, royals have not been allowed to marry divorcées, but fans of the couple can breathe a sigh of relief. Meghan's previous marriage to US film and TV producer Trevor Engelson will not stand in the couple's way.According to the Express, Harry and Meghan would be granted a church wedding. They would be allowed to marry at Westminster Abbey, following in the footsteps of Prince William and Kate, and the Queen and Prince Philip. A spokesperson for the historic church said: "The Abbey follows the General Synod Ruling of 2002.

A “ royal baby” for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is not “on the way,” as wrongly teased by the serial fabricators at HollywoodLife, nor is there talk of Inside Pippa Middleton and James Matthews’ upcoming wedding : flowers to food and fancy invitations. Meghan Markle in Camilla’s firing line.

Prince Harry , Meghan Markle . Photo illustration by Slate. Harry introduced her to his sister-in- law Kate in January. Last weekend, they attended what was apparently their first wedding together as a couple.

Fortunately, amendments to the act made in 2015 meant Royal Family members are now able to marry a Catholic, however, a Roman Catholic is still unable to become the monarch, because he/she must be the head of the Church of England.

  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are now allowed to have a royal wedding, thanks to a law change © Provided by National magazine company ltd (Hearst UK) Despite changes to the General Synod's (the legislative body of the Church of England) 2002 guidance, Prince Charles chose to marry Camilla Parker-Bowles in a civil ceremony at Windsor Guildhall in 2005, rather than in a church.

  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are now allowed to have a royal wedding, thanks to a law change © Provided by National magazine company ltd (Hearst UK) The idea that Harry would be able to marry divorcee Markle will appease Royal Family fans, especially when they recall the heartbreaking decision made my Princess Margaret in 1955, when she broke off her relationship with divorced Captain, Peter Townsend, in the name of duty.

'Mindful of the Church's teaching that Christian marriage is indissoluble, and conscious of my duty to the Commonwealth, I have resolved to put these considerations before any others,' read her official statement on the issue.

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