Military Chaplains


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Military Chaplains

Databases (Find Articles and Reports)

ATLA Religion Database For current UWest patrons only. Mixed abstract and full-text.
Includes journals such as Journal of Church and State, Pastoral Psychology, and The Journal of Pastoral Theology​.
PILOTS: Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress For current UWest patrons only. Mixed abstract and full-text.

This database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. It provides citations and abstracts to the international literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental health sequelae of traumatic events.


Defense Logistics Agency: Office of the Chaplain

"Provide religious logistics support for Religious Affairs personnel, enabling the free exercise of religion across the Department of Defense. Provide confidential pastoral care and support to DLA employees."

Department of Veterans Affairs: Patient Care Services: National Chaplain Center

"...empower Department of Veterans Affairs Chaplains in the achievement of excellence in meeting the Spiritual Healthcare needs of Veterans."

Related Periodicals (Journals, Magazines, and Newspapers)

Clinician's Trauma Update Online (CTU-Online)

"The National Center for PTSD tries to keep all professionals up-to-date with the latest in trauma research and how it can be applied. CTU-Online includes brief updates on the latest clinically relevant research."

Related Books

Centuries of Service: Military Chaplains

"...we have digitized 52 titles, including the majority of official Chaplain Histories issued by the Armed Services and 23 chaplain interviews published by the US Navy. A modest addition to these thousands of digital pages was added: historic hymnals; a history of the Chaplains during the American Revolutionary War published in 1861; and two foreign accounts of non-American Chaplains in World War I."

Related Videos

The Big Picture: The Army Chaplain -- Yesterday and Today For current UWest patrons only.

"...produced by the U.S. Army, readers are introduced to the Army Chaplain’s everyday role as spiritual leader in past and modern wars. Footage in this documentary has been provided by the National Archives and Records Administration."