August 9 — St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein)

August 9 — St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein)

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August 9 — St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein)
  • Edith Stein: The Seventh Chamber

    This is a moving, artistic portrayal of the life of Jewish philosopher, Catholic convert, and Carmelite martyr, Edith Stein. It captures the interior struggles of this extraordinary woman, as well as the great conflicts from her decision to convert to Catholicism. Deeply influenced by the writing...

  • Edith Stein: La séptima morada

    Disfrute de esta profundamente artística representación de la vida de la filósofa judía, convertida al catolicismo y mártir Carmelita, Edith Stein. En ella, verá representados sus retos internos y las dificultades que fueron resultado de su conversión al catolicismo. Profundamente influida por lo...

  • Edith Stein: This Is True

    Sr. Miriam James provides a quick take on the journey of Edith Stein, who went on from atheism to become not only a believer, but ultimately a nun and martyr.

  • Edith Stein and Companions by Fr. Paul F. W. Hamans

    On the same summer day in 1942, Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein) and hundreds of other Catholic Jews were arrested in Holland by the occupying Nazis. One hundred thirteen of those taken into custody, several of them priests and nuns, perished at Auschwitz and other concentration ...