U.S. Department of Justice

Inmate Religious Beliefs and Practices TRM [Technical Reference Manual]

Publication year: 2002

Library ID

  • 017613

Other Information

  • 2002
  • 342 pages.
Thumbnail preview This manual provides practical guidelines for administrators and chaplains to appropriately accommodate inmate religious beliefs and practices. It addresses specific observance issues, provides historical and theological background information, and identifies additional resources. Fourteen religious traditions are covered: Buddhism, Eastern Rite Catholicism, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, Moorish Science Temple of America, National of Islam, Native American, Odinism/Asatru, Protestant Christianity, Rastfari, Roman Catholic Christianity, Sikh Dharma, and Wicca.