The army will introduce the post of military chaplains

В армии введут должности военных капелланов

The post military chaplains in the APU will be put on may 15

In combat brigades will be involved from two to four chaplains.

In all combat units from 15 may, there will be positions of military chaplains.

This was stated by the chief of the moral-psychological support of major-General Oleg Gruntkowski, reports UNN.

“From may 15 in all combat units will be entered as military chaplains. We conducted a survey in military academies, studied the ratio of different denominations, made up the lists of candidates,” he said.

According to him, chaplains are willing to work, they have to pass an interview with the commanders of military units and to get an appointment.

The General noted that the introduction of chaplaincy in the armed forces will be implemented in two phases, with the first one until the end of June military chaplains would be available for combat units, and to the end of the year in all units of the armed forces.

In combat brigades, according to Gruntkowski will work from two to four chaplains.

As you know, in 2015 the first hundred chaplains began serving in the ATO.