Definition of Chaplain. Meaning of Chaplain. Synonyms of Chaplain

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Definition of Chaplain

Chaplain
Chaplain Chap"lain, n. [F. chapelain, fr. LL. capellanus, fr. capella. See Chapel.] 1. An ecclesiastic who has a chapel, or who performs religious service in a chapel. 2. A clergyman who is officially attached to the army or navy, to some public institution, or to a family or court, for the purpose of performing divine service. 3. Any person (clergyman or layman) chosen to conduct religious exercises for a society, etc.; as, a chaplain of a Masonic or a temperance lodge.

Meaning of Chaplain from wikipedia

- A chaplain is, traditionally, a cleric (such as a minister, priest, pastor, rabbi, purohit, or imam), or a lay representative of a religious tradition...
- A military chaplain ministers to military personnel and, in most cases, their families and civilians working for the military. In some cases they will...
- The Chaplain of the United States Senate opens each session of the United States Senate with a prayer, and provides and coordinates religious programs...
- The Chaplain Corps of the United States Navy consists of clergy who are commissioned naval officers. Their prin****l purpose is to "promote the spiritual...
- Chaplain Captain Albert Taylor Tappman (A.T. Tappman) (usually referred to as "the Chaplain") is a fictional character in Joseph ****er's novel Catch-22...
- The Chaplain of the United States House of Representatives is the officer of the United States House of Representatives responsible for beginning each...
- Four Chaplains George L. Fox, Alexander D. Goode Clark V. Poling, John P. Washington The Four Chaplains, also referred to as the "Immortal Chaplains" or...
- United States military includes the use of religious symbols for military chaplain insignia, uniforms, emblems, flags, and chapels; symbolic gestures, actions...
- Roland Philip Chaplain lectures in the psychology of education in the Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge. Chaplain has published numerous books...
- curate of St Lawrence, Brentford, in Middle****, and one of the many former chaplains to Prince George (Prince Regent and later King George IV), had been recruited...
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