Chaplain connects with cancer patients

A significant part of Marika Hull’s role as a hospital chaplain is to help cancer patients discover their inner strength.

“The job of a chaplain is really fairly simple, and that is to be a good listener to the patient, and to help them find the threads of strength in their life somehow,” said Hull, a Catholic chaplain who ministers to cancer patients from many different faith traditions.

Hull, a former Sunday school teacher who became a chaplain about 12 years ago after embarking on a mid-life spiritual journey, said caring for the spirit is an integral component of people who are battling cancer.” More


About The Rev. Thomas C. Jackson

Ordained to the priesthood in December, 2010.
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