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Army Chaplains Need Training to Help Suicidal Soldiers
Originally Posted: 04/09/2015 - 3:46pm | Type: Blog

Chaplains who are part of the Army’s first line of defense against suicide say they need more training in how to prevent soldiers from killing themselves. Chaplains who are part o ...

'Demilitarize the Police!'
Originally Posted: 01/22/2015 - 12:45pm | Type: Magazine Article

Tobias Winright Across the country, police departments act more like an occupying army than keepers of the peace.  ...

Army Approves 'Humanist' As Religious Preference
Originally Posted: 04/23/2014 - 4:03pm | Type: Blog

More than two years after first making his request, Army Maj. Ray Bradley can now be known as exactly what he is: a humanist in the U.S. military. More than two years after first ...

Catholic Chaplains Given Marching Orders Barring Service to Gay Couples
Originally Posted: 09/25/2013 - 1:00pm | Type: Blog

Catholic military chaplains cannot be forced to witness or bless a same-sex marriage, nor are they allowed to take part in any marriage counseling retreats that are open to gay couples under new rules issued b ...

Humanists Want a Military Chaplain to Call their Own
Originally Posted: 07/23/2013 - 10:05am | Type: Blog

If Jason Heap has his way, he’ll trade his Oxford tweeds for the crisp whites of a newly minted U.S. Navy chaplain. If Jason Heap has his way, he’ll trade his Oxford tweeds for th ...

The Cost of War in Afghanistan
Originally Posted: 08/17/2011 - 1:17pm | Type: Media

Jim Wallis Odyssey Networks Video Used Courtesy of Odyssey Networks On April 14th, Jim Wallis attended ...