Was Queen Elizabeth Protestant?

Did Queen Elizabeth execute Protestants?

Towards the end of her reign, however: There were plots and rebellions against Elizabeth led by Catholics. The leaders of these were executed. … Elizabeth executed as many Catholics as Mary burned Protestants.

Is the royal family Protestant?

Every member of the royal family is Christened into the Church of England, which is a Protestant strain of Christianity. The reigning monarch, who’s currently the Queen, holds the title of Defender of the Faith and Supreme Governor of the Church of England.

What church does the Queen go to?

St Mary Magdalene Church is a church in Sandringham, Norfolk, England, located just to the southwest of Sandringham House. Members of the British Royal Family attend services when in residence at Sandringham, which normally includes Christmas.

St Mary Magdalene Church, Sandringham.

St Mary Magdalene Church
Rector The Revd Canon Jonathan Riviere