Carlyle Fielding Stewart III

Writings on Democracy, Social Justice, and Religion

Tag: Memorial Day. Military Service

  • “We Honor Our Soldiers.”

    “We Honor Our Soldiers.”

    We pause this Memorial Day weekend to honor our soldiers. In the words of Abraham Lincoln on the battlefield of Gettysburg, “It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this.” We honor our soldiers because of their commitment to God and country; their willingness to defend our liberties and protect those ideals we hold noble and dear in our cherished democracy. Too often we…