"A Quaker Minister in the Military" - brown bag talk with Friend in Residence Zachary Moon

Friday, November 3, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (ET)
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Hochberg, Rachel A

How did a pacifist, Quaker kid from Berkeley California become a military chaplain with the United States Marine Corps? Dr. Zachary Moon will share his story of service in the military and dialogue about discernment and responding to unexpected calls in ministry.

Zachary Moon, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor of Practical Theology at Chicago Theological Seminary. He is author of Coming Home: Ministry That Matters with Veterans and Military Families (2015). He formerly served as a military chaplain with sailors and Marines, as a chaplain resident in the VA hospital system, and as a chaplain with combat veterans diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in residential recovery. He was born and raised in the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). 

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