Connections: A JWB Jewish Chaplains Council Training Course Podcast Series
Rabbi Irving Elson, Director, JWB Jewish Chaplains Council, Captain, U.S. Navy (retired), interviews the four Chiefs of Chaplains for each of the U.S. Military branches to discuss with him the theme of Military and VA Rabbi: Prophet, Priest, and Politician
Rear Adm. Margaret Kibben
Chief of Navy Chaplains
Maj. Gen. Dondi E. Costin
Chief of U. S. Air Force Chaplains
Maj. Gen. Paul K. Hurley
Chief of U. S. Army Chaplains
After listening to our Podcast, listeners (chaplains) are invited to think and discuss these questions:
- For a Jewish Chaplain, what is a good definition of a successful ministry?
- Other than being a prophet, priest, and politician, what other roles are you asked
- How do you decide what your priorities in these roles should be?
- What do your priorities tell you about yourself?
- What role do you think is most important to your:
- Chief of Chaplains?
- Your denominational body (RCA, CCAR, RA, VA)?
- Your endorser?