COMISS logoThe Network on Ministry in Specialized Settings (COMISS) announces the theme and dates for the 2021 Pastoral Care Week. Mark your calendars for the observation of Pastoral Care Week, October 24-30, where we will celebrate Spiritual Care Research. As the logo and other details for Pastoral Care Week 2021 are published, we will post them!

Spiritual Care Week is supported by the COMISS Network: The Network on Ministry in Specialized Settings (COMISS). COMISS members provide care in specialized settings such as hospitals, prisons, businesses, industries, long-term care facilities, pastoral counseling centers, hospices, military settings, nursing homes, corporations, congregations of sisters, priests and brothers, schools and universities throughout the world. Among the variety of celebrations will be hand-blessing ceremonies for health workers; open houses; poetry jams by clients; lecture series and luncheons. Resources to help recognize and celebrate spiritual care week are available at: or