Canada cuts non-Christian prison clergy, rabbis urge state to reconsider

08.10.2012                      22.Tischrei. 5773                      Schmini Azaret

Kanada:

Canada cuts non-Christian prison clergy, rabbis urge state to reconsider

If the cuts are enacted, non-Christian federal inmates will be expected to turn to Christian prison chaplains for religious counsel and guidance.

Canadian rabbis want the federal government to reconsider cuts to the federal prison chaplaincy program, which would eliminate non-Christian clergy….