By Michael Hagerty for Houston Public Media, November 3, 2023

Houston Matters talks with the director and producer behind “Three Chaplains,” which airs Nov. 7 on Houston Public Media, TV 8.

“As of last year, there were 1. 3 million active-duty troops in the United States military. Of those, only about 5,000 identify as Muslim, according to Department of Defense data. But still, there remains a need to meet the spiritual needs of those practicing Islam while serving their country. That’s where Muslim chaplains come in – who also serve the spiritual needs of all faiths represented in the service. Their stories and the challenges they face are the subject of a new documentary that features scenes in Houston and around Texas called Three Chaplains.” Read More.

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