Today the Church celebrates St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein), a J…

Today the Church celebrates St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein), a Jewish convert who became a Carmelite nun, and died in Auschwitz on August 9th, 1942. She was also one of the greatest philosophers of the 20th century. (Cistercian Press has published 12 volumes of her works in English translation.)


Today the Church celebrates St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein), a Jewish convert who became a Carmelite nun, and died in Auschwitz on August 9th, 1942. She was also one of the greatest philosophers of the 20th century. (Cistercian Press has published 12 volumes of her works in English translation.)

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