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Tripp Hudgins

Tripp Hudgins is a doctoral student in liturgical studies at the Graduate Theological Unionin Berkeley, Calif., and is Director of Admissions at American Baptist Seminary of The West. You can read more of his writings on his longtime blog, "Conjectural Navel Gazing; Jesus in Lint Form" at AngloBaptist.org. Follow Tripp on Twitter @AngloBaptist.

Blog Posts by Tripp Hudgins

Posted by Catherine Woodiwiss, Julie Polter, Tripp Hudgins 4 weeks 3 days ago
Sufjan Stevens’ newest album, Carrie & Lowell (out now), is a heartbreaking meditation on personal grief. It’s also joyful, baffling, and delicately mundane. In the spirit of a...
Posted by Tripp Hudgins 12 weeks 4 days ago
Some of you might be downright shocked to know that many clergy have to undergo a three-day battery of psych tests as part of the ordination process. If a significant issue is discovered, say,...
Posted by Tripp Hudgins 32 weeks 5 days ago
By now you have heard that Apple gave you music. Free music. From U2. Now, they paid U2 a lot of money for those tunes and it's pretty clear that it's not the first time that someone paid a...
Posted by Tripp Hudgins 33 weeks 5 days ago
Perhaps you heard. U2 has a new album. You can download it from iTunes for free right now. Go. I'll wait. It's free.Yes, free. This is what has my mind spinning right now. Bono wrote:"It’s also free...
Posted by Tripp Hudgins 39 weeks 5 days ago
Paul said, "the foolishness of the cross" not "the stable middle-class lifestyle," if you want my opinion on seminary education, the changing economy, and baptismal identity in general. We bear a...