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30 new Swiss Guards take oath to protect the Pope

(-ONLY VIDEO-) This is the oath that all new recruits make when they begin their service with the Swiss Guard. ; They hold their flag and with their left hand, while raising three fingers of their right hand, to symbolize the Holy Trinity. ; Before God they promise to do everything, including give their lives to protect the Pope and his legitimate successors. ; JMB-KLH CTV/MG VM -PR Up: PM ;