Armed Forces Chaplain Board


Colonel Jay Johns
Executive Director

Mission 

The Armed Forces Chaplains Board makes recommendations to the Secretary of Defense and the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness on religious, ethical, and moral matters for the Military Services, and on the following policy matters: 

Protection of the free exercise of religion according to Amendment I to the Constitution of the United States.

Procurement, professional standards, and requirements of military chaplains.

Credentialing of religious organizations seeking to provide chaplains for the Military Services.

Promotion of dialog with civilian organizations regarding religious issues.


Contact Us

Executive Director, Armed Forces Chaplain Board
OUSD (P&R) MPP - AFCB
4000 Defense Pentagon (Rm 2D580)
Washington DC 20301-4000
Office: (703) 697-9015
Email: osd.afcb5120@mail.mil 

Resources

Endorsements