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Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 75 Vendor: Paulist Press Publication Date: 2006
Dimensions: 6.80 X 4.48 X 0.26 (inches) ISBN: 0809143860 ISBN-13: 9780809143863 Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
Sometimes chaplains are called on to minister to people of a different faith tradition than their own. Here is a handy little book that will help them accomplish this with appropriateness and grace. Mary Toole focuses on eight different faith traditions. For each tradition, she provides a there is a brief outline of the principle beliefs, information about birth, diet regulations, sickness, dying/death, and appropriate prayers that could be said with patients. She also includes facts about cremation, autopsies, and organ donation. This is a book that no chaplain will want to be without.