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Being Military Friendly is Just the Order of the Day

Posted by Lisa Bennett on Nov 11, 2015 1:33:01 PM

This article military-chaplain-prayer-178747-edited.jpgwas originally published in the November 2013 issue of Northeastern Seminary’s ResOund Newsletter.

It is affirming to be named to the list of the 2013 Military Friendly Schools®, a list that honors the top 15 percent of colleges and universities in the country that “deliver the best experience for military students.” It is great to be recognized for “leading practices in recruitment and retention of students with military experience” and for “programs and policies for student support on campus, academic accreditation, credit policies, flexibility, and other services to those who served.” But we have to admit it. We have not singled out military students and provided them with special services. This is just how we treat all our students.

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Topics: military chaplain, call to ministry, why seminary, seminary alumni

What's It Like to Be a Chaplain?

Posted by Sarah Champignon on Oct 19, 2011 11:23:00 AM


Chaplain Lida with womanWith only 44 percent of Americans regularly attending some form of religious service, and only 61 percent of that total identifying themselves as Christian, students and alumni of Northeastern Seminary respond by bringing God’s love to people’s everyday lives—as chaplains.

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Topics: chaplaincy, military chaplain, hospital chaplain, hospice chaplain, army chaplain, VA chaplain

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