Oath and Affirmation in the Constitution of the Philippines

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What is the purpose of the Oath of Office for Judges as mentioned in the text?

To swear to administer justice promptly

Which phrase is included in the Oath of Office of the President of the Republic of the Philippines as described in the text?

Do justice to every man

In what capacity should a person act to possess the same power as officers mentioned in the text?

By authority of law

Which element is common in various Oath and Affirmation methods mentioned in the text?

To swear truth under God's help

What does the Oath of Office for Judges in the text emphasize?

Fulfilling duties faithfully

Which phrase is part of the method of administering an oath on the Bible as described in the text?

'So help me God.'

What does an individual swear to in the Oath of Office of Municipal Officials?

Support and defend the Constitution of the Philippines

What is a key aspect of taking the Oath of Office?

Voluntarily taking the obligation without mental reservation

What do Municipal Officials need to declare in their Oath of Office?

Recognition and acceptance of the supreme authority of the Republic of the Philippines

What does an individual swear to do regarding the duties in their Oath of Office?

Well and faithfully discharge to the best of their ability

In the Oath of Office, individuals declare that they will maintain true faith and allegiance to:

The Republic of the Philippines

The Oath and Affirmation includes a declaration to obey:

The laws and legal orders of authorities in the Republic of the Philippines

What is a key component of the Oath and Affirmation mentioned in the text?

Defending the Constitution of the Philippines

What is one of the obligations imposed voluntarily in the Oath and Affirmation?

Conducting oneself as a lawyer with fidelity

According to the Attorney's Oath mentioned, what is a commitment sworn by lawyers?

Not promoting falsehood in court

What is NOT part of the commitment made in the Attorney's Oath?

Supporting groundless lawsuits

In the Oath and Affirmation, what is NOT required of individuals taking the oath?

Promote groundless lawsuits

What do individuals swear to maintain according to the Attorney's Oath?

Allegiance to the Republic of the Philippines

Study Notes

Oath and Affirmation

  • The oath and affirmation is a promise to support and defend the Constitution of the Philippines, obey the laws, and recognize the supreme authority of the Republic of the Philippines.

Oath of Office of Municipal Officials

  • Municipal officials take an oath to have the requisite qualifications to hold office and to faithfully discharge their duties.

Method of Administering an Oath

  • The method of administering an oath varies, such as on the Bible or by taking a solemn promise.

Oath of Office of the President of the Philippines

  • The President of the Philippines takes an oath to faithfully fulfill duties, preserve and defend the Constitution, execute laws, and consecrate themselves to the service of the nation.

Oath of Office of Judges

  • Judges take an oath to administer justice promptly and to discharge their duties faithfully.

Attorney's Oath

  • Attorneys take an oath to maintain allegiance to the Republic of the Philippines, support its Constitution, obey the laws, and conduct themselves according to the best of their knowledge and discretion.

Test your knowledge on the oath and affirmation required to support and defend the Constitution of the Philippines. This quiz covers the legal obligations and declarations associated with upholding the supreme authority of the Republic of the Philippines.

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