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Deacon , religious administrator

Judith Robison Kipnis, deacon, religious administrator. Recipient William E. Downes prize Yale University, 1983; Grammy award nominee National Academy Recording Arts and Science, 1976; grantee Martha Baird Rockefeller Foundation, 1969-1970, Ford Foundation, 1970-1971.

Background

Kipnis, Judith Robison was born on July 14, 1931 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Richard Porteous and Doris (Turney) Robison.

Education

Bachelor, Radcliffe College, 1952. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1953. Master of Arts in Religion, Yale University, 1983.

Graduate, Shalem Institute for Spiritual Formation. Graduate, National Center for Death Education, Mount Ida College.

Career

Lay reader, Christ Church Parish, West Redding, Connecticut, since 1979; chalice bearer, Christ Church Parish, West Redding, Connecticut, since 1980; also lector, Christ Church Parish, West Redding, Connecticut, 1976-1979; member vestry, Christ Church Parish, West Redding, Connecticut, 1981-1984; staff secretary, Christ Church Parish, West Redding, Connecticut, 1978-1979; parish delegate to Danbury Deanery, Christ Church Parish, West Redding, Connecticut, 1977-1978, 79-; subdean, Christ Church Parish, West Redding, Connecticut, 1981-1983; guest preacher, Christ Church Parish, West Redding, Connecticut, since 1982; delegate executive county, Christ Church Parish, West Redding, Connecticut, 1983-1986; pastoral care coordinator, bereavement coordinator, Regional Hospice of Western Connecticut chaplain chemical dependency unit, Danbury Hospital member pastoral care com, Danbury Hospital. Convention delegate Diocese of Connecticut, 1977-1978, 83-, executive county 1983-1986, various committees. Free-lance writer, educator, counselor West Redding, since 1954.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Assistant editor: The Encyclopedia of Twentieth-Century Music, 1974.

Membership

Member Redding (Connecticut) Board Education, 1973-1989, chairman, 1977-1981. Member Park Ridge Center. Member Religious Education Association, American Academy Religion (associate), National Center for Diaconate.

Connections

Married Igor Kipnis, January 6, 1953. 1 child, Jeremy Robison.

father:
Richard Porteous Robison

mother:
Doris (Turney) Robison

spouse:
Igor Kipnis

child:
Jeremy Robison Kipnis