God SAVED our Queen!

I've always struggled with singing the UK national anthem. It seems to me to be entirely one-person-centric and doesn't encompass a nation in its words. Also, being a Christian, I find the idea of asking God to save our monarch repeatedly a bit odd as she (and now he - more on that in a bit) professed a genuine faith. I would also describe myself as a republican, so the institution of the monarchy is somewhat set against my ideology.

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