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PRO DEO ET PATRIA (GOD AND FAMILY) (Lutheran) - For 9 and 10 year old Cub Scouts and Webelos Scouts, Camp Fire Adventurers, and Junior Girl Scouts. Requirements cover projects in the child's faith, worship, witness, the church's ministry, and service (Requirements The Lutheran Church, 360 Park Ave. South, New York, NY 10010)
GOD AND FAMILY (Protestant) - For 9 and 10 year old Cub Scouts, under supervision of pastor, with parents or guardian involved in the home as counselors. Basic thrust is to help boys understand more deeply their faith as it relates to the church. (Requirement available Scout Service Center)
GOD AND FAMILY (Episcopal) - Similar to above. (Requirement available Scout Service Center. Specify Episcopal)
GOD AND FAMILY (Baptist) - Similar to above. (Requirement available Scout Service Center. Specify Baptist)
METTA (Buddhist) - Designed to help Cub Scouts of the Buddhist faith deepen their faith and further their knowledge and practice of the Buddhist religion. Earned by Cub Scouts with at least three months of Service, the Metta Provides deeper understanding of the Buddhist Shrine, Buddhist holidays, the childhood teaching of Buddha, ant the search for Buddhahood. (Requirements available Buddhist Church of America, National Headquarters, 1710 Octavia St., San Francisco, CA 94109)
CHI RHO (Orthodox) - For Cub Scout and Webelos Scouts. To help a boy become more aware of God's presence in his daily life, especially through things he does in his home and church. there is close cooperation between family and church by using parents or guardians and parish priests as counselors. (Requirements available Orthodox Scouting Commission, 1345 Fairfield Works, Fairfield, CN 06430)
LIGHT OF THE WORLD (Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints) - For boys between the ages of 8 and 11. Emphasis is on personal, family, and church relationship in activity-centered requirements. (Requirements available Director of Scouting R.L.D.S.,The Auditorium, P. O. Box 1059, Independence, MO 64051)
Adults who earn an adult religious emblem may wear square knot (purple on silver) centered above the left uniform pocket. Adults who earned the religious emblem as a youth may wear (silver on purple) square knot on their uniform. Again, the medals are worn only on formal occasions.
GOOD SHEPHERD (Baptist) - For distinguished service by Baptist layperson and Pastors leading toward the spiritual, physical, mental and moral development of youth through service to the church and its Scouting program at all levels.
LAMB (Lutheran) - For recognition of laymen and Pastors who render exceptional service to boyhood through Scouting.
SALVATION ARMY SCOUTER'S AWARD - For Salvationists who give noteworthy service of exceptional character to the spiritual, moral, and physical development of boyhood through or in the Scout program in the Salvation Army.
ST. GEORGE (Roman Catholic) - For outstanding contributions to the spiritual development of Catholic youth in the programs of the Boy Scouts of America.
SHOFAR (Jewish) - To recognize outstanding service by adults in promotion of Scouting among Jewish boys.
GOD AND SERVICE AWARD (Protestant)
BRONZE PELICAN (Roman Catholic) - For outstanding service to Scouting and Catholic religious training given by the local Diocese to both men and women in the Scouting program.
WHAT YOU ARE IS GOD'S GIFT TO YOU. WHAT YOU MAKE OF YOURSELF IS YOUR GIFT TO GOD.
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