I didn't think the two questions I asked had been addressed fully. I
note a response from Christopher below, but I would much appreciate
any other light that anyone can throw on this.
> . . . Are you saying that it would be
> impermissible for me as a Brit to become an Amercian Citizen if it so
> be possible at some point that such an opportunity were presented to
> me if I have to swear and oath to become one?
> . . . I'm merely asking
> whether that is an established fact of that which would need to be
> sworn in the case of, say, becoming a US citizen.
(that it would not be appropriate, or even worse, - actually
> If someone did neither, i.e. did not understand themselves to be
> bound by either the N.C. or the S.L.&C., would you say this still
> applied to them?
> Suppose an Iranian believer (a man say) was to be married to a
> British subject, would it be wrong for the British wife /
> wife-to-be to become an Iranian citizen?
> Afaik, such a course would be permissible, since the political
> dissent of the "Steelites" applies only to the current nations and
> colonies of the 3 Kingdoms and not to the vassal states (which are
> Legion)of the British Empire. Besides, over and above that, it is
> the sort of oath you have to swear (semi-independent of covenant-
> considerations) that matters. Is is qualified, or unqualified
> loyalty (requiring an implicit faith)?
But I'm not sure I understood the answer.
If the state was not a "vassal state", would anything apply from the
SL&C? I can't see how.
What sort of country-allegiance-oath would be acceptable, and what not
according to the Scriptures?
What about becoming a US citizen if one is already a citizen of, say,
the UK? (Indeed, what about becoming a citizen of the UK if one is
already a citizen of another country (and, one not "tied" to the UK or
Seeking further clarification in the light of the Scriptures.
(BTW: I'm not asking these questions simply to sound confounding, I
have a real reason on the part of people who may face such issues in
In Christ's Precious Name,