As this character appears at the end, we can’t tell you a lot of information about him. Well, he is kind of a saint and kind priest who visits Meursault in prison after he is sentenced to death. He cares about his soul, and that is why he tries to make Meursault admit a faith or trust in God. Unfortunately, Mersault doesn’t care, and Chaplain goes being repeatedly frustrated. All three times he comes, all the time he loses to convince that penance is good.
Chaplain in the Essays