The Last Full Measure

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Acton Commentary
Eric Metaxas' golden triangle of freedomWe welcome guest writer Sam Webb to the PowerBlog with this review of If You Ca
Eric Metaxas' golden triangle of freedom
Acton Commentary / Posted 23 days ago
We welcome guest writer Sam Webb to the PowerBlog with this review of If You Can Keep It: The Forgotten Promise of American Liberty by Eric Metaxas (Viking, 2016). Webb is an attorney in Houston and studies at Reformed Theological Seminary. He also... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Soldier remembers a 'Donut Dollie'is my feeble attempt to correct this terrible oversight. So, as we paused this
Soldier remembers a 'Donut Dollie'
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 27 days ago
is my feeble attempt to correct this terrible oversight. So, as we paused this Memorial Day to remember all those who gave “the last full measure of devotion” let us include the name of Hannah Elizabeth Crews, who died in Vietnam on Oct. 2, 1969.... Read more
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Freeman journal
Williams honors those who sacrificedwhose who truly honor God's word not only with words but with actions. Citing
Williams honors those who sacrificed
Freeman journal / Posted a month ago
whose who truly honor God's word not only with words but with actions. Citing the sacrifice made by soldiers who "gave the last full measure of devotion," Wahlert said it is the duty of those who follow to be thankful. "To all who have given... Read more
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examiner.com
Thankful to be born on Memorial Daygreat task remaining before us -- that from these honored dead we take increase
Thankful to be born on Memorial Day
examiner.com / Posted a month ago
great task remaining before us -- that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion -- that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain -- that this... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Air Force captain who sacrificed life for fellow troops to receive Silver Star"exceptionally heroic actions" and said he "distinguished himself by gallantry"
Air Force captain who sacrificed life for fellow troops to receive Silver Star
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted a month ago
"exceptionally heroic actions" and said he "distinguished himself by gallantry" the night he died. "Captain Roland gave the last full measure and sacrificed his own life to preserve the lives of his teammates," the narrative said. "If Captain... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hingham honors fallen Marine, veterans in Memorial Day ceremonysay ‘send me’ as he readies to deploy for his seventh tour,” Manning said. “As
Hingham honors fallen Marine, veterans in Memorial Day ceremony
The Patriot Ledger / Posted a month ago
say ‘send me’ as he readies to deploy for his seventh tour,” Manning said. “As we remember and honor those who have given the last full measure of devotion and resolve to live lives worthy of their sacrifices, let us also pause and appreciate all... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Air Force captain who sacrificed life for fellow troops to receive Silver Star"exceptionally heroic actions" and said he "distinguished himself by gallantry"
Air Force captain who sacrificed life for fellow troops to receive Silver Star
WCNC Charlotte / Posted a month ago
"exceptionally heroic actions" and said he "distinguished himself by gallantry" the night he died. "Captain Roland gave the last full measure and sacrificed his own life to preserve the lives of his teammates," the narrative said. "If Captain... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Air Force captain who sacrificed life for fellow troops to receive Silver Star"exceptionally heroic actions" and said he "distinguished himself by gallantry"
Air Force captain who sacrificed life for fellow troops to receive Silver Star
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted a month ago
"exceptionally heroic actions" and said he "distinguished himself by gallantry" the night he died. "Captain Roland gave the last full measure and sacrificed his own life to preserve the lives of his teammates," the narrative said. "If Captain... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Gov. Tom Wolf urges Pennsylvanians to demonstrate gratitude, reflect on those who made ultimate sacrificeand women who died to preserve our freedom. More than 70,000 Americans from th
Gov. Tom Wolf urges Pennsylvanians to demonstrate gratitude, reflect on those who made ultimate sacrifice
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted a month ago
and women who died to preserve our freedom. More than 70,000 Americans from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania have given the last full measure of devotion for this country since it first proclaimed itself an independent nation in 1776. Many of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Remember living vetscenters remain too long. Today, while honoring those who gave what Abraham Lin
Remember living vets
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
centers remain too long. Today, while honoring those who gave what Abraham Lincoln called in his Gettysburg Address “the last full measure of devotion,” the nation also should dedicate itself to helping those who give that full measure and... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
This holiday is about our country’s heroesand over again, to take a moment between pool parties and shopping to stop and
This holiday is about our country’s heroes
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
and over again, to take a moment between pool parties and shopping to stop and remember the brave men and women who gave the last full measure of devotion in defense of our freedoms.When all else fails, they quote one of the Founding Fathers or... Read more
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Breitbart
‘These Hallowed Grounds’ Reminds Us of the Many Americans Buried in U.S. Military Cemeteries Across the World“From these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which the
‘These Hallowed Grounds’ Reminds Us of the Many Americans Buried in U.S. Military Cemeteries Across the World
Breitbart / Posted 1 months ago
“From these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion.” –Abraham Lincoln, Gettysburg Address As we prepare to celebrate Memorial Day to pause in thanks for the sacrifices made by... Read more
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FOX News
Memorial Day 2016: In defense of memorials to our military heroesDay is a time of celebration and remembrance. It’s a day when we honor the sacr
Memorial Day 2016: In defense of memorials to our military heroes
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
Day is a time of celebration and remembrance. It’s a day when we honor the sacrifice of our service members who gave “the last full measure of devotion” for our freedom. But while most families are attending Memorial Day parades and listening... Read more
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New York Post
Honor too the cause for which our fallen foughtOn Memorial Day, do we affirm our national faith in the justice of our wars, or
Honor too the cause for which our fallen fought
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
On Memorial Day, do we affirm our national faith in the justice of our wars, or honor only the individual sacrifice of those who gave the last, full measure of devotion? How we as a nation answer that question will have profound consequences for our... Read more
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The Washington Times
ED FEULNER: Memorial day for remembering fallen soldiersANALYSIS/OPINION: “The last full measure of devotion.” That’s what President L
ED FEULNER: Memorial day for remembering fallen soldiers
The Washington Times / Posted 1 months ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: “The last full measure of devotion.” That’s what President Lincoln called the ultimate sacrifice as he dedicated the cemetery at Gettysburg in 1863. It’s what Memorial Day is all about: remembering those who laid down their lives... Read more
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Air Force Times
Air Force captain who sacrificed life for fellow troops to receive Silver Star"exceptionally heroic actions" and said he "distinguished himself by gallantry"
Air Force captain who sacrificed life for fellow troops to receive Silver Star
Air Force Times / Posted 1 months ago
"exceptionally heroic actions" and said he "distinguished himself by gallantry" the night he died. "Captain Roland gave the last full measure and sacrificed his own life to preserve the lives of his teammates," the narrative said. "If Captain... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Alan Miller commentary: Memorial Day should bring us all togethergreat task remaining before us — that from these honored dead we take increased
Alan Miller commentary: Memorial Day should bring us all together
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
great task remaining before us — that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion — that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain — that this... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
CHRIS KELLY: Scranton native made it his mission to get posthumous Purple Heart for kinby patriotism and one of us before any of us was born. CHRIS KELLY, The Times-
CHRIS KELLY: Scranton native made it his mission to get posthumous Purple Heart for kin
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
by patriotism and one of us before any of us was born. CHRIS KELLY, The Times-Tribune columnist, salutes all who gave the last full measure of devotion and the family and friends they left behind. Contact the writer:... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Putting the 'Memorial' in the holidaygreat task remaining before us — that from these honored dead we take increased
Putting the 'Memorial' in the holiday
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 1 months ago
great task remaining before us — that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion — that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain — that this... Read more
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The Signal
David W. Hegg: What we memorialize during this weekendthose beliefs, even to the point of death. And so, as we remember, and reflect
David W. Hegg: What we memorialize during this weekend
The Signal / Posted 1 months ago
those beliefs, even to the point of death. And so, as we remember, and reflect, and thank our God for those who gave the last full measure of devotion, we also must consider what our God is asking of us. May this Memorial weekend be a time of... Read more
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examiner.com
Memorial Day programs at Monocacy and Antietam this weekendmany National Park Memorial Day Weekend Battlefield events. This weekend at Mo
Memorial Day programs at Monocacy and Antietam this weekend
examiner.com / Posted 1 months ago
many National Park Memorial Day Weekend Battlefield events. This weekend at Monocacy National Battlefield you will find "the Last Full Measure of Devotion." For this weekend-wide event, there will be a large flag display of 2,220 flags to will... Read more
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Breitbart
Chris Warren on Memorial Day at Arlington: ‘Read the Headstones; Feel What It Is to Be an American’on Friday with a timely review of Arlington’s history for Memorial Day. “We be
Chris Warren on Memorial Day at Arlington: ‘Read the Headstones; Feel What It Is to Be an American’
Breitbart / Posted 1 months ago
on Friday with a timely review of Arlington’s history for Memorial Day. “We became a national cemetery, of course, during the Civil War, in 1864,” said Warren. “By the end of the war, over 15,000 service members were buried here at Arlington, and... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Around Town: Freeport Navy Chaplain Eugene Shannon died in World War IIfriends as he was with life opening up before him; as was his. And in the line
Around Town: Freeport Navy Chaplain Eugene Shannon died in World War II
The Journal-Standard / Posted 1 months ago
friends as he was with life opening up before him; as was his. And in the line of duty, not shrinking from danger, he gave the last full measure of devotion to God and Country and his fellows.”I have discovered a few people who have fond... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
You didn't ask but ... Memorial Day is a time to remember the sacrifices of othersas President Abraham Lincoln said at Gettysburg, so that our nation might live.
You didn't ask but ... Memorial Day is a time to remember the sacrifices of others
The Journal-Standard / Posted 1 months ago
as President Abraham Lincoln said at Gettysburg, so that our nation might live.It is a time to remember those who gave “the last full measure of devotion.” Most of those have been known but to their friends and loved ones. A few, like Glenn... Read more

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