religious support


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Related to religious support: spiritual support

religious support

The entire spectrum of professional duties that a chaplain provides and performs in the dual role of religious leader and staff officer assisted by enlisted support personnel. See also combatant command chaplain; command chaplain; lay leader; religious support plan; religious support team.
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Meanwhile, Deputy Commissioner was briefed by Federal Coordinator for Religious Support Persons Ammar Shafiq about the mode of RSPs work and their achievements so far.
Assessing capabilities allows the Chaplain Corps to seamlessly continue providing the best religious support possible while the Army is changing and evolving.
This is the selected list of RAIs of spirituality and religiousness: Brief Multidimensional Measure of Religiousness and Spirituality (BMMRS), Religious Commitment Inventory-10 (RCI-10), Brief RCOPE, Santa Clara Strength of Religious Faith Questionnaire (SCSORF), Spiritual Well-Being Scale (SWBS), Springfield Religiosity Scale (SRS), Revised Religious Orientation Scale (RROS), Religious Support Scale (RSS), Duke Religion Index (DRI), and Spiritual Assessment Inventory (SAI).
Religious support operations volunteers from the local community play a crucial role in increasing the scope, quality, and effect of a ministry in a correctional facility.
Army Field Manual (FM) 1-05, Religious Support, appendix A, "Religious Support in Civil Military Operations," for example, describes specifically how U.
In contrast to those faith leaders opposed to making contraception more available, there is wide and deep religious support for the IOM recommendations.
Psychology and religious support are very important for solving this problem.
Observes the AU brief, "If anything, contemporary fiscal politics suggest that the support of religion through tax credits is even more prone to abuse than is religious support through cash grants.
He says the goal has always been to provide members of the Canadian Forces and their families with spiritual and religious support.
We are resolute to back the oppressed people of Palestine as our Islamic and religious duty and pressures would not halt our religious support," Larijani reiterated in a meeting with activists of liberation of holy Quds.
Other forms of aid, such as religious support, are provided mainly by Awqaf (General Authority of Islamic Affairs and Endowments) and other institutions," he added.
More recently, the findings of a prospective study, also out of Duke University, looking at religion/spirituality and depressive symptoms among 145 adolescent psychiatric patients showed that daily spiritual experiences, forgiveness, positive religious coping, positive religious support, organizational religiousness, and self-ranking as religious/spiritual were inversely related to depressive symptoms, while negative religious coping, negative religious support, and loss of faith related positively to depressive symptoms.

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