Both advised they did not require the services of a chaplain.
He hoped also to be a chaplain through his local church, and he was nearing the end of his formal training.
chaplain Major Sarah Shirley of the Florida National Guard works to help those who suffer from what is now termed "moral injury."
mid-14c., "minister of a chapel," from Old French chapelein "clergyman" (Modern French chapelain), from Medieval Latin cappellanus "clergyman," originally "custodian of St. Martin's cloak" (see chapel). Replaced Old English capellane (from the same Medieval Latin source) "clergyman who conducts private religious services," originally in great households, later in military regiments, prisons, etc.