King Charles III's coronation took place on Saturday 6 May 2023 at Westminster Abbey in London. During the ceremony, the King was crowned alongside Queen Camilla.
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The coronation of King Charles III took place on Saturday, 6 May in Westminster Abbey.
In our Coronation section, you will find prayers that can be offered for King Charles and Queen Camilla, details of Catholic involvement in the service, local events to mark the occasion, and details of the volunteering initiative, the Big Help Out on Monday, 8 May.
We have produced a special prayer card that can be used to pray for His Majesty King Charles and Queen Camilla.
Speaking to us shortly after Sunday Mass the day after the Coronation of Their Majesties King Charles and Queen Camilla, Cardinal Vincent Nichols looks back on a day of celebration that showcased plenty of elements familiar to Catholics.
Pope Francis has gifted a relic of the True Cross to His Majesty King Charles III. It will be incorporated into the newly-made Cross of Wales which will lead the Coronation procession at Westminster Abbey on Saturday, 6 May.