A Chaplain's Companion

has been retitled:

Responding with Compassion!


ISBN 978-0-9715420-3-7
"Responding with Compassion" is a spiral bound pocket-sized (5.75" x 4.25") book. It is intended as a quick reference to the religious beliefs, prayers, rituals and ceremonies, of people facing sickness and/or death. Emergency Medical Personnel, Chaplains, Social Workers and others who work with people in crisis often have to provide comfort and support to a very diverse population without a great deal of time to prepare. "Responding with Compassion" helps those people by laying out in a brief and clear way, the core beliefs, prayers and rituals related to sickness, healing, and dying for the following religions:
    • Christian
    • Jewish
    • Muslim
    • Hindu
    • Buddhist
    • Baha'i
    • Native Peoples
    • Sikh
    • Taoism
    • Wicca

The book has over 118 pages, is wire bound to lay flat and features full color plastic laminated front and back covers and color coded section dividers for quick access. The author, Judith C. Joseph is a member of the the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) and has worked as a hospice chaplain and bereavement specialist in Pennsylvania.  She has extensive experience providing care and support to people in crisis in hospitals, schools, hospice and long term care facilities. 

She has sold almost 10,000 copies of "Responding with Compassion" to chaplains, hospice staff, medical responders and others across the USA and Canada.

You can use your credit card over the phone to purchase copies from these fine retailers.

Soul Desires - Omaha Nebraska - Telephone (toll free) (800) 264-4249

Interfaith Marketplace - Ashland Oregon (toll free) (877) 525-8883

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