SIDEBAR: The faiths of military chaplains

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(RNS) Southern Baptists far outnumber other faith groups in the U.S. military chaplaincy corps, with 448 serving as active-duty chaplains out of a total of 2,992. Joined with other evangelicals, they bring the number of evangelical chaplains to more than 1,000. Chaplains affiliated with mainline Protestant denominations number less than half of their evangelical counterparts, […]

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