True Faith and Allegiance: The Burden of Military Ethics

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University Press of Kentucky - Business & Economics

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Page vii - I, AB, do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the United States of America; that I will serve them honestly and faithfully against all their enemies whomsoever; and that I will obey the orders of the President of the United States and the orders of the officers appointed over me, according to the rules and articles of war.
Page v - The LORD bless you and keep you; the LORD make his face shine upon you and be gracious to you; the LORD turn his face toward you and give you peace.
Page 5 - Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire. It was given us to learn at the outset that life is a profound and passionate thing.
Page 7 - Men who take up arms against one another in public war do not cease on this account to be moral beings, responsible to one another, and to God.

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