September 30, 2005

COMMENTARY: FEMA Needs to Change Dead Body `Blessing’ Policy

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c. 2005 Religion News Service (UNDATED) The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s errors and blunders are by now well known, including those I personally witnessed in an early September visit to hurricane Katrina evacuees in Houston’s Astrodome. But Newsweek magazine recently reported another, more hidden, problem, that FEMA requires chaplains to recite a blessing over the […]

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