Scouts-L Mail Archive for September of 1999: Re: chaplain
Mon, 6 Sep 1999 20:29:46 CDT
Robert Carswell, Sr. wrote and asked:
>I need information on BSA Chaplain (not aide).
*Provide a spiritial tone for Troop meetings and activities
*Give guidance to Chaplain Aide (youth and adult versions)
*Promote regular participation of each member in the activities of the
religious organization of his/her choice
*Visit homes of Scouts in time of sickness or need
*Give spiritual counselling service when needed or requested
*Encourage Boy Scouts to earn their appropriate religious emblem
*Provide opportunities for Boy Scouts to grow in their religious
relationship and with their fellow Scouts.
>Location on information.
Troop Committee Guidebook, BSA #6505B
The Troop Chaplain is a part of the Troop's (Lay) Committee and in addition
to his/her religious responsibilities is also responsible to the Committee
Hope this helps out!
(MAJ) Mike L. Walton (settummanque, the blackeagle)
personal inquiries via email@example.com,
blackeagle@SCOUTER.net or firstname.lastname@example.org
professional inquiries via email@example.com
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