Ted Ulrich portrait

Ted Ulrich

Professor
Degree
Ph.D. Catholic University of America

Office
JRC 107
Phone
(651) 962-5307
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5307
Fax
651-962-5310
Mail
Mail #JRC 153, University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave.
St. Paul MN 55105


Ted Ulrich has been a member of the department since 2000. His bachelor’s is from the University of Minnesota in chemistry, his master’s from St. John’s University in theology, and his doctorate from The Catholic University of America in comparative religion. He teaches courses in world religions, Hinduism and Buddhism, and Christian theology. Also, he brings students on a study abroad course which focuses on rural life in south India and the Hindu, Muslim, and Syriac Christian religions. Among other research projects, he is currently comparing and contrasting the development of the respective views of Aurobindo Ghose and Mahatma Gandhi on active and passive resistance. He has given talks on a variety of topics at Jadavpur University, Annamalai University, Pondicherry University, and the University of Mauritius. His publications include:

“Poetic Influences on the Development of Aurobindo’s Spiritual and Nationalistic Convictions.” In Situating Sri Aurobindo: A Reader, ed. Peter Heehs. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2013.

“Swami Abhishiktananda’s Period of Tempering at the Mauna Mandir.” Dilatato Corde 2, no. 2 (2012). http://www.dimmid.org 

“Convergences and Divergences: The Lives of Swami Abhishiktananda and Raimundo Panikkar.” Journal of Hindu-Christian Studies 24 (2011): 36-45.

“Catholic Theology, Comparative Study, and a Practice of Hindu Meditation.” Dilatato Corde 1, no. 2 (2011). http://www.dimmid.org

“Christianity and Interreligious Dialogue.” In The Christian Theological Tradition, ed. Catherine A. Cory and Michael J. Hollerich, 3d ed. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Pearson Education, 2009.

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