About Disciples Chaplains

Disciples chaplains ministries include:

  • Armed Forces- Active, Reserve and National Guard
  • Civil Air Patrol
  • Correctional Institutions – Federal, State and Local
  • Institutions – Hospitals, Hospice, Residential Facilities
  • Pastoral Counseling
  • Police and Fire Departments
  • Veterans Administration Medical Centers

Chaplains by the numbers:

Military Branches: Number of Chaplains:
Air Force – Active Duty 4
Air Force – Reserve 5
Air National Guard 4
Civil Air Patrol 7
Army – Active Duty 14
Army – Reserve 3
Army – National Guard 1
Navy – Active Duty 11
Navy – Reserve 4
Category: Number of Chaplains:
Military Chaplains 56
Federal Prison CHaplains 4
Institutional Chaplains 243
VA Chaplains 23
Pastoral Counselors 27

as of 2/5/2019


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