‘So help me God’ sparks review of Air Force Academy oath

Image Credit: MGN Online

Image Credit: MGN Online

The Air Force Academy is considering a change to its honor oath because it includes the phrase “so help me God.” The Academy could also drop the oath altogether.

AirForceTimes reports the review is, ” in response to a complaint from the Military Religious Freedom Foundation, which advocates for the separation of church and state in the military.”

Academy spokesman Maj. Brus Vidal said, according to the AirForceTimes report, that “an Honor Review Committee met Oct. 22nd to discuss the oath’s wording” but no decision on how or whether to change the oath was made.

Read the full story at AirForceTimes.com.


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 650 other followers