Did you ever wonder how Catholics in the military receive spiritual services? How their children receive information or education on the faith? The Archdiocese for the Military Services (AMS) provides the Catholic Church's full range of pastoral ministries and spiritual services to those in the United States Armed Forces. This includes 220 installations in 29 countries, patients in 153 V.A. Medical Centers, and federal employees serving outside the boundaries of the USA in 134 countries.