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Chaplain Thelma Dogan Lucas, M.T.S., Th.M.

Th.M. – Black Catholic Studies – Xavier University of Louisiana
M.T.S. – Washington Theological Union
B.S.  – Human Relations (Minor in Theology) Trinity University


Chaplain Lucas is certified as a Psychiatric Chaplain at  St. Elizabeth Behavioral Hospital in Washington, D.C. where she is currently employed as a Catholic Chaplain Consultant.  She is presently pursuing her Doctor of Ministry degree in Christian Spirituality at the Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria, Virginia.  Thelma is a self-motivated leader that truly enjoys working with the elderly, rehabilitation patients and those suffering with mental illnesses and addictions.  She has a strong spiritual dedication in the formation of programs and other services through outreach, worship services, retreats and religious education.