Fr. Ted Cassidy

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Fr. Ted Cassidy

Campus Minister for Marianist Hall

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Personal History

Fr. Ted Cassidy, SM is a native of New York who joined the Marianists right after graduating from Chaminade High School in Mineola in1956. He graduated from UD in 1960 with a BS in Ed. Degree. After four years of teaching Latin and English he attended the University of Fribourg in Switzerland for seminary, was ordained in 1968 and received an STL Degree.
After that he taught religion in Catholic High Schools, served in parishes, the Marianist Novitiate and the Marianist Family Retreat House in Cape May Point, NJ.
He received a D. Min Degree from Catholic University with studies in racism.
He has done ministry working against racism and promoting social justice.
He asked to come to UD primarily to serve as a spiritual director and is very happy to be here.