By Winnifred Fallers Sullivan
In A Ministry of Presence, Winnifred Fallers Sullivan explores how chaplaincy works within the United States—and particularly the way it sits uneasily on the intersection of legislation and faith, religious care, and executive law. liable for ministering to the wandering souls of the globalized economic climate, the chaplain works with a shoppers frequently unmarked via a selected non secular id, and does so on behalf of an earthly establishment, like a health center. Sullivan's exam of the occasionally heroic yet frequently deeply ambiguous paintings yields interesting insights into modern non secular lifestyles, the politics of spiritual freedom, and the unending negotiation of religion's position in American institutional life.
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A Ministry of Presence: Chaplaincy, Spiritual Care, and the Law by Winnifred Fallers Sullivan