Special Report Queen Elizabeth II Celebrates Diamond Jubilee On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II, Vision revisits our archive of articles relating to the British throne. August 11, 2008 Queen Elizabeth II: Duty Comes First Ivor C. Fletcher Despite controversies in recent years, history will probably record that Queen Elizabeth’s reign has been one of the most successful in British history. Spring 2002 God Save the Queen Donna Butler Peter Nathan Monarchy is the oldest institution of government in the UK. Could the real significance and durability of Britain’s monarchy be rooted in a more ancient history? Winter 2004 The Bible and the British Throne David F. Lloyd Is the unusual relationship between the British monarchy and the Bible, which has spanned nearly 500 years, still relevant?