Accession Number:

ADA341458

Title:

The Chaplaincy in the Army After Next.

Descriptive Note:

Strategy research project,

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

39.0

Abstract:

This paper looks at several issues that will face the Army Chaplaincy in the future. It deals with concepts and ideas that flow from the ideas arising from the discussion about the Army After Next. Issues discussed in this paper included mission, training and strategic development of the Chaplain Corps. Like the rest of the Army, the Chaplaincy will face many challenges in the future. In order to meet these challenges the Chaplaincy will deal with several issues. It will be one that will require its chaplains to train more at home station and to use all available resources. Chaplains will need strong mentorship from Senior Chaplains. It will require Senior Chaplains to become more involved in Force Structure. Soldiers and families will need the services of Chaplains more in the future then ever before. They will need them to help in communication skills. Units will need the Chaplains to help in the area interpersonal relationships and team building. Chaplains will identify with their organizations and will not go purple but will use the opportunity when possible to do joint training.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE