"As a Member Knight of the Royal Order of Caritas, I affirm that I will uphold the highest principles in all my endeavours.
I will uphold the virtues of charity, justice, sagacity, prudence, resolution, truth, liberality, deligence, hope and valour.
To the best of my ability I will;
Protect the weak and defenceless;
Refrain from wanton giving of offence;
Live by honour and integrity;
Give succour to the poor and those in need;
Despise pecuniary award;
Work for the welfare of all;
Eschew unfairness, meaness and deceit;
Speak the truth at all times;
And to persevere to the end any enterprise undertaken and to honour fellow Member Knights of the Order".