About RAMBIS Interfaith Chaplaincy Institute

At the RAMIS Interfaith Chaplaincy Institute, we are committed to providing comprehensive training programs that equip chaplains with the essential skills and knowledge needed to serve individuals and communities in times of need. Our training is designed to empower chaplains to offer spiritual and emotional support in various settings, including hospitals, correctional facilities, military units, and beyond.


To empower a global community of highly trained chaplains who provide relevant, compassionate, and impactful spiritual care across all spheres of culture.


  • Recruit chaplains worldwide and equip them with innovative training to serve as the foundation for transformative spiritual care within their communities.
  • Deploy chaplains to serve in diverse settings, facilitating the holistic well-being and growth of individuals and communities.
  • Operate according to principles, policies, and processes that uphold integrity, respect, and a steadfast commitment to serving others.


We are a community of men and women who embody the following characteristics:

  • Faithful disciples committed to living and sharing the teachings of their respective spiritual traditions.
  • Individuals with hearts devoted to the divine and a burning passion for meeting the needs of those around them.
  • Sacrificial givers, addressing the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of others with empathy and humility.
  • Teachable and dedicated to continually building their core competencies in the art and science of chaplaincy.
  • Persons of high moral character who display a humble, servant-leadership spirit.
  • Effective communicators and active listeners, skilled at providing meaningful guidance and support.


Theology in Practice: Our chaplains possess a deep understanding of their respective faith traditions’ teachings and are adept at applying their spiritual wisdom to real-life situations, providing guidance and support to those in need.

Cultivating Virtuous Character: We believe that chaplains should embody a profound love for the divine, their faith’s teachings, and the people they serve. They must be committed to upholding the highest standards of moral and ethical conduct, serving as exemplary role models within their communities.

Effective Communication and Active Listening: Our chaplains are equipped with exceptional communication and active listening skills. They utilize their unique spiritual gifts to accurately assess situations and provide meaningful assistance to individuals seeking their support.

Developing Servant Leadership: We expect our chaplains to be readily available and accessible, willingly sacrificing their time, energy, and resources to offer spiritual support wherever it is needed within their community, regardless of their personal sphere of influence.

Ambassadors of Blessing: Our chaplains are trained to become proficient Ambassadors of Blessing, proactively seeking opportunities to share the power of their words and actions to transform lives and positively impact culture. They understand the importance of spreading hope, encouragement, and spiritual nourishment to those they serve.


At RAM Interfaith Chaplaincy Institute, we believe that effective chaplaincy is built upon a strong foundation in both the spiritual and practical aspects of the role. Our training programs are rooted in the following core principles:

  1. Spiritual Formation: We emphasize the importance of cultivating a deep, personal connection with one’s faith and spiritual practice as the bedrock of effective chaplaincy. By nurturing their own spiritual growth, chaplains can better serve and support others on their journeys of faith and self-discovery.
  2. Cultural Competence: In an increasingly diverse world, it is essential for chaplains to be sensitive to the unique beliefs, traditions, and backgrounds of those they serve. Our training programs foster cultural competence, ensuring that chaplains approach their work with inclusivity, respect, and understanding for all individuals, regardless of their cultural or religious affiliations.
  3. Communication Skills: Effective communication lies at the heart of providing emotional and spiritual support. Our training programs are designed to enhance chaplains’ active listening, counseling, and interpersonal skills, enabling them to build meaningful connections with those they serve and offer guidance and comfort in times of need.
  4. Crisis Intervention: Chaplains often find themselves in high-stress, emotionally charged situations where their presence and support are vital. Our training equips chaplains with the tools and strategies needed to provide effective support during crises and emergencies, offering stability, compassion, and hope in the face of adversity.

By focusing on these core principles, RAMBIS Interfaith Chaplaincy Institute is dedicated to preparing chaplains to be compassionate, skilled, and effective leaders in their communities, ready to serve with empathy, understanding, and unwavering commitment.

Our Identity

We take immense pride in being a dynamic and inclusive community of chaplains who embrace and celebrate the richness of diversity. Our dedicated members come from a wide array of faiths, backgrounds, and life experiences, weaving together a vibrant tapestry of perspectives within our organization. With a network that transcends geographical boundaries, we unite chaplains from various walks of life, including those serving in hospitals, correctional facilities, military bases, universities, and countless other settings. What binds us together is a deep, shared commitment to the principles of compassionate care, the nurturing of spiritual well-being, and the fostering of mutual understanding and unity. Our collective strength lies in the mosaic of our differences, which we honor as we work tirelessly to provide invaluable support and solace to individuals and communities worldwide.

Our Key Areas of Focus

  1. Training and Education: Our organization offers a comprehensive range of training programs and resources designed to help chaplains enhance their skills and knowledge. From crisis intervention to cultural competency, we provide the tools chaplains need to excel in their roles and effectively serve those in need.
  2. Networking and Support: We facilitate meaningful connections among chaplains, fostering a supportive community where ideas are shared, challenges are discussed, and lasting friendships are forged. Through collaboration and mutual support, we learn from one another and grow in our service, strengthening the impact we have on the lives we touch.
  3. Advocacy: We are passionate advocates for the recognition and importance of chaplaincy in various institutions and settings. We work tirelessly to ensure that chaplains have the support and resources they need to fulfill their vital roles, and we champion their cause to ensure their work is valued and supported