Edith Stein: St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross

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Our Sunday Visitor Publishing, 2001 - Religion - 207 pages
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Edith Stein's life was one of the most dramatic of the 20th century. This book is a loving portrait, carefully balancing her dramatic outer life with her beautiful and contemplative inner life.
 

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Contents

Acknowledgments
9
Edith Steins Sainthood
17
Life in a Jewish Family
25
Edith the Philosopher
57
On Being Woman
86
Writing as Political Stance
93
Blessed by the Truth
101
At Carmels Door
108
The Last Days
132
The Legacy of Edith Stein
157
Jewish by Birth Martyr by Death
163
Jewish and Catholic Dilemmas
171
1n the Hands of Divine Providence
177
Ediths Signature Phrase
186
A Natural Journey with Edith
193
Special Acknowledgments
202

Edith the Contemplative
118

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