THE RELIGIOUS PROGRAM
The RP can be expected to assist the chaplain
in the following areas:
Ensuring that the couple is provided with
a current brochure if one is available, which
outlines all policies and procedures regarding the
use of chapel services and facilities.
Scheduling of premarital counseling ses-
sions, wedding rehearsals, and wedding cere-
Coordinating with the chaplain regarding
any special requirements, items, or instructions
needed to conduct the wedding rehearsals or
Coordinating with the chapel organist
in scheduling the wedding rehearsals and
ceremonies. Ensuring availability of the chapel
music file as requested.
Ensuring the cleanliness and proper
rigging/unrigging of the chapel spaces prior
to and after the wedding rehearsals and cere-
Ensuring that the appropriate vestments
and appointments have been layed out and/or
set up as needed.
Ensuring that any civil, ecclesiastical, or
military directives necessary to the conduct or a
wedding by a chaplain are available.
Ensuring that any administrative tasks
associated with the wedding are performed.
Performing other appropriate duties that
the chaplain may direct.