Flag folds - t h 12. In the eyes of a Christian citizen,...

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Sheet1 Page 1 Flag folds These meanings, not part of the U.S. Flag Code, have been ascribed to the 13 folds of American flags at veterans burial servi c 1. Symbol of life. 2. Symbol of our belief in the eternal life. 3. In honor and remembrance of the veteran departing our ranks who gave a portion of life for the defense of our country to at t a 4. Represents our weaker nature, for as American citizens trusting in God, it is to Him we turn in times of peace as well as in t i m 6. Represents where our hearts lie. It is with our heart that we pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, an d 7. A tribute to our armed forces. 9. A tribute to womanhood. 10. A tribute to father. 11. In the eyes of a Hebrew citizen, represents the lower portion of the seal of King David and King Solomon, and glorifies, in
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Unformatted text preview: t h 12. In the eyes of a Christian citizen, represents an emblem of eternity and glorifies, in their eyes, God the Father, the Son, an d 5. A tribute to our country, for in the words of Stephen Decatur, hOur country, in dealing with other countries, may she always b 8. A tribute to the one who entered in to the valley of the shadow of death, that we might see the light of day, and to honor mo t h 13. When the flag is completely folded, the stars are uppermost, reminding us of our national motto, hIn God We Trust.h Sheet1 Page 2 but it is still our country, right or wrong.h...
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This note was uploaded on 04/20/2008 for the course HIST 101 taught by Professor Wormer during the Spring '08 term at Delaware Tech.

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Flag folds - t h 12. In the eyes of a Christian citizen,...

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