The Meaning of an Oath — in Pandemic Times
In an article for The Times of Israel, special counsel Joel Cohen, who recently authored the book I Swear: The Meaning of an Oath, looks at numerous professionals who are risking their lives to protect others amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Some of our heroes have taken an oath – doctors, nurses, law enforcement – and some of them are merely doing their jobs … ,” Joel writes. “And while the oath takers we discussed in I Swear did things which, in many cases, were incredibly imposing and life altering, we are now presented with those whose adherence literally puts them in harm’s way or even on death’s doorstep.”
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