The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina

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Campus Religious Activities

The Cadet Chaplain also serves as the Director of Religious Activities. The college is fortunate to have over twenty campus pastors or ministry directors representing seventeen diverse religious groups, to include Catholic, Orthodox, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist and ten Protestant denominations plus five Nondenominational or Para-Church ministries. These leaders work together to maintain a strong religious foundation for the cadet's ethical and moral formation, one of the four pillars in The Citadel's development of principled leaders. Denominational group meetings are held every Monday evening and Para-Church groups meet each Thursday evening for study, fellowship and worship.

Denominational Faith Groups: Night/Time
African Methodist Episcopal Monday 1830
Baptist Collegiate Ministry Monday 1830
Thursday 1830
Catholic -Knights of Columbus Monday 1150-1250
      Fellowship Gathering Monday 1830
      RCIA Thursday 1800
      Bible Study Thursday 1830
Charleston JOURNEY (PSA) (PCUSA) Monday 1830
Episcopal (TEC) Monday 1830
Anglican (Diocese of SC) Monday 1830
      Women's Bible Study Thursday 1830
      Men's Bible Study Thursday 1830
Jewish Student Union Monday 1830
Latter-Day Saints (Mormon) Monday 1830
Lutheran Student Ministry Monday 1830
Orthodox Christian Fellowship Monday 1830

Reformed University Fellowship: Presbyterian (PCA)

Monday 1830

Wesley Foundation (United Methodist)

Monday 1830

    Men's Breakout

Thursday 1830

    Women's Breakout

Thursday 1830
 Para-Church Interdenominational Groups:    
Campus Outreach Thursday 1830
CruMilitary (VALOR)  Monday 1830
Thursday 1830
Fellowship of Christian Athletes Monday Noon
Officer's Christian Fellowship Thursday 1830
The Navigators Thursday 1830
Young Life Thursday 1830
Grace Girls Monday 1830

In addition to the Cadet Chaplain, two other campus chaplains are provided by their respective Churches. These are the Catholic, Episcopal and Anglican Chaplains. Together with the Cadet Chaplain, they provide pastoral counseling which is an important component in the overall design of The Citadel's advisory program. The Chaplain to the Corps of Cadets and campus pastors are available to assist students in dealing with life's problems in the context of religious faith. With the chaplain and campus pastors, students are assured of care, concern, and confidentiality, whatever their situation.

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