Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Should Military Chaplains Have to Believe in God?

A theologian who doesn't believe in God wants to be the Navy's first humanist chaplain.  NPR reports:
Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives an instructing the armed forces to only allow religious organizations that believe in a higher power to endorse chaplains. And so far, the Navy has not indicated whether it will accept the Humanist Society as the endorser of Jason Heap.
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