The role or position of a chaplain, especially in a military, prison, hospital, or other institutional setting.
Late middle english: from old french chapelainie, from chapelain "chaplain".
- The chaplaincy offers spiritual guidance and support to soldiers and their families.
- The chaplaincy provides a vital link between the military and religious communities.
- The chaplaincy program was established to provide religious services to prisoners.
- The chaplaincy offers a space for reflection and spiritual growth to hospital patients and staff.
- The chaplaincy works to promote religious tolerance and understanding in the workplace.