Tag Archives: belief in God

By Deseret News
Apr 03, 2016

‘Duty to God’ remains essential to Scouting

In January, the Boy Scout ranks were updated with a new element of Scout spirit, “Tell how you have done your duty to God …”). This comes alongside the other elements of “living the Scout Oath and Scout Law” in the new requirements. This weekend for Church News, Jason Swenson shared some of his thoughts on the subject: […]

By Utah National Parks Council
Feb 08, 2015

What Happens When You Fail to Teach Duty to God

For this Scout Sunday R. Chip Turner, Chairman of BSA’s Religious Relationships Task Force, shares the ways in which the BSA affirms the importance of a belief in God in the following response: We should help Scouts and their families come to realize that a belief in God is integral to Scouting and is a key element in character […]