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Welcome to the Military Chaplains Association
Chartered by Congress in 1952 the Military Chaplains Association is dedicated to the advocacy and professional excellence of our military and government agency chaplains. If you are a chaplain and not a member of this association, we invite you to join the only professional organization that focuses on you and your unique ministry.
Veteran/Military Friendly Congregations
The MCA partners with local churches to enhance religious support service opportunities to our veterans and military serving our nation. Click here to connect to the Veteran/Military Friendly Congregations site to learn more.
190716-N-UN744-0039 - ABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire (July 16, 2019) - U.S. and Ivorian sailors exchange insights and professional expectations during the Religious Ministry Leaders Chaplain Conference held aboard the Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport ship USNS...
190716-N-UN744-0005 - ABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire (July 16, 2019) - Senior Chief Religious Program Specialist Patience Ray, assigned to U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa, speaks with Ivorian chaplains about the roles of enlisted personnel in supporting service members and...
Renza Cristin, 31st Fighter Wing chaplain corps technician, poses for a photo at Aviano Air Base, Italy, July 18, 2019. Cristin, an Italian native from Fontanafredda, won the Air Force Chaplain Corps Outstanding Civilian of the Year in 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by...