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Army Chaplains

Chelsea Kiene

Army Threatened With Lawsuit Over 'Sectarian' Prayer

HuffingtonPost.com | Chelsea Kiene | Posted 02.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Staff Sgt. Victoria Gettman is frustrated and disappointed by what she calls a "completely incompetent" response to complaints she filed...

Andrea Stone

Soldiers Say Army Chaplain Turned Suicide Prevention Class Into Prayer Meeting

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 10.03.2012 | Politics

During an Army-wide stand down for suicide prevention sessions, a Christian chaplain in Texas improperly led rookie soldiers in a candlelight prayer, ...

A Chaplain's Advice On How To Be There For Our Troops

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 08.14.2012 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

Unless you have a family member who is in the service, or live in a community near a base, it is all too easy to ignore the human cost and trauma of war.

Launching The First Hindu Military Chaplaincy

Ravi Chaudhary | Posted 08.06.2011 | Religion
Ravi Chaudhary

It is a great day for America: The Department of Defense has recently established the first Hindu Military Chaplain program in American history.

Remembrance and Thankfulness: A Memorial Day Prayer

D. A. Graham | Posted 07.29.2011 | Religion
D. A. Graham

Memorial Day has special significance for all of us, and it has significant meaning for me as a former military chaplain serving in the United States Navy with sailors and Marines.

Should Taxpayers Support Religion In The Military?

Rick Hamlin | Posted 07.17.2011 | Religion
Rick Hamlin

An atheist chaplain? Isn't that a contradiction in terms? And come to think of it, what does a military chaplain do anyway?

Christmas Reflection: Remembering Our Wounded Warriors And Those Who Serve Them

Bishop James Magness | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Bishop James Magness

For my first Christmas as the Bishop for the Armed Services caring for clergy of The Episcopal Church, I sensed the need to do something special and memorable to commemorate the annual remembrance of our Savior's birth.