Prison ministers share their faith and compassion with inmates at the New Jersey State prison in Trenton.
Typical tasks and responsibilities:
- Converse with inmates on matters they introduce, showing compassion and friendship.
- Provide Blessed Sacrament.
- Provide religious literature to inmates requesting “something to read.”
Required training or skills: No training required, only compassion and comfort in one’s faith.
Approximate time commitment: One visit per week, on average, for 3-6 hours.
Location: Trenton, NJ.