With the election of a New Pope, Trek to the Troops figured it would be a great time to talk about Military Chaplains. When your a member of the US Armed Force you have your religious beliefs that come with you, that’s where the Chaplain Corp comes into work, all Faiths are included in the Chaplain Corp rather your Muslim, Jewish, Christian and what nomination you are in such as Catholic, Lutheran, Methodist, and Baptist for examples. There are even groups that are Atheist and don’t believe in Religion, we have even heard Wicca is also be included as a Faith, and not meaning just witchcraft. As in the United States of America you have the right to practice your religion and in the Military you have that right as well and that’s the goal of the Various Branches of the Military Chaplain Corps.
Here’s something we found out about while researching to write this posting, Korean War Chaplain Kapaun to be awarded the Medal of Honor.