Definitions: (1) constant in the performance of services; conscientious; (2) exhibiting true fidelity; loyal; true to allegiances; principled; (3) firmly adhering to responsibilities; honest; (4) can be counted on to keep promises; credible

Synonyms: consistent, incorruptible; trustworthy

Quote: Instead of ruling us by miracles, He has infused in us certain qualities that enable us to accomplish the divine purposes by ourselves – faith, loyalty, courage, tolerance. — Thomas Bertram Costain (1885-1965) The Silver Chalice {1952}

Motto: Semper Fidelis (Latin): “Always faithful” — U.S. Marine Corps

Symbol: the dog

Fictional Figure: Abdiel [Servant of God] was faithful during the Lucifer default – “faithfulness found among the faithless.” — John Milton (1608-1674) Paradise Lost {1667}