Saturday, March 13, 2010

Syracuse University's newest chaplain is pagan priestess Mary Hudson

Here is a interesting story from the state of New York and syracuse.com

                                                           Dennis Nett / The Post-Standard

"...Hudson earlier this month became the 11th chaplain on the Hendricks staff, taking her place among representatives of more mainstream faiths like Episcopalianism, Roman Catholicism and Buddhism....

Hudson is a third-degree priestess -- the highest rank -- in the Church of the Greenwood. She served for nine years as adviser to the SU student group Student Pagan Information, Relations and Learning. SPIRAL meets every Monday night and holds outdoor rituals on campus on some of paganism's eight annual "Great Days"....  

 As far as anyone at SU can tell, Hudson has only one counterpart: Cynthia Collins, pagan chaplain since 2002 at the University of Southern Maine" ....(Cont.)...