I love that President Cool was clearly filled with nervous electricity just before and during the oath.
He has upheld his oath of office to support the Constitution.
After the oath was administered and photographs taken, Johnson did not hesitate.
It so happens that enlisted men also take an oath to obey the orders of superiors.
Clinton noted that de Blasio would be taking the oath on a Bible once used by FDR.
"And qualified to administer an oath and take your deposition," said the minister.
The Spaniard seized an oar and with an oath sprang toward the American.
This is what occurred and is the truth, on the oath that he has taken, on which he affirmed and ratified it.
Young took the oath of office as governor in February, 1851.
How he kept his oath, and what it cost him in the beginning, nobody knows.
Old English að "oath, judicial swearing, solemn appeal to deity in witness of truth or a promise," from Proto-Germanic *aithaz (cf. Old Norse eiðr, Swedish ed, Old Saxon, Old Frisian eth, Middle Dutch eet, Dutch eed, German eid, Gothic aiþs "oath"), from PIE *oi-to- "an oath" (cf. Old Irish oeth "oath"). In reference to careless invocations of divinity, from late 12c.
Object-oriented Abstract Type Hierarchy, a class library for C++ from Texas Instruments.
a solemn appeal to God, permitted on fitting occasions (Deut. 6:13; Jer. 4:2), in various forms (Gen. 16:5; 2 Sam. 12:5; Ruth 1:17; Hos. 4:15; Rom. 1:9), and taken in different ways (Gen. 14:22; 24:2; 2 Chr. 6:22). God is represented as taking an oath (Heb. 6:16-18), so also Christ (Matt. 26:64), and Paul (Rom. 9:1; Gal. 1:20; Phil. 1:8). The precept, "Swear not at all," refers probably to ordinary conversation between man and man (Matt. 5:34,37). But if the words are taken as referring to oaths, then their intention may have been to show "that the proper state of Christians is to require no oaths; that when evil is expelled from among them every yea and nay will be as decisive as an oath, every promise as binding as a vow."