Ecclesiastical endorsement of ministers serving in specialized pastoral ministries

Ecclesiastical endorsement is an official declaration by the presbytery of membership/care that a person seeking certification as a chaplain or pastoral counselor has the gifts of ministry for this special calling. It is not a statement of competency.

Download PDF

(577.1 KB)

  1. Does the PCUSA require that hospital/hospice chaplains be ordained?

    by Pam Hallmark

    October 16, 2011

Leave a comment