Religious Emblem Awards

A Scout is reverent. He is reverent toward God. He is faithful in his religious duties and respects the convictions of others in matters of custom and religion.


To encougodandmerage members to grow stronger in their faith, religious groups have developed the religious emblems programs listed in depth on the

BSA Guide to the Religious Emblem Programs.


godandfamilyParvuliDeiYouth members must obtain the specific booklet for their religion. These booklets are due by October 1 this year in order to be awarded at the Mass in January next year. Please allow enough time to finish the books and schedule the required meeting with your priest or pastor.

Families should contact the Pack’s Religious Coordinators Nancy Byrne (714) 397-5386 and Tait Skifstrom (562) 843-7300 to obtain the specific booklet for their religion or to ask questions.

Christian and Catholic faith booklets are ready to distribute. Should you wish a booklet for another faith, notify the Coordinators who will then contact the appropriate individual to ensure it is sent to you. Please let them know as soon as possible so you may complete the award by October 1.

Once the Religious Award Booklets are completed, please turn them in to Nancy Byrne. All booklets will be returned to you.