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Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein)Virgin and Martyr Edith Stein, born in 1891 in Breslau, Poland, was the youngest child of a large Jewish family. She was an outstanding student and was well versed in philosophy with a particular interest in phenomenology. Eventually she became interested in the Catholic Faith, and in 1922, she was baptized at the Cathedral Church in Cologne, Germany. Eleven years later Edith entered the Cologne ... Continue Reading

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  1. Veronica Kull
    5 years ago

    If her name is Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, why are you calling her "Blessed Edith Stein" and not "Saint Edith Stein"? Also why not include that she was a prolific writer and university professor?

  2. Matt
    5 years ago

    That was a very nice prayer J Christian.

  3. maryann
    6 years ago

    I like reading about the saints. Edith stein is one of my favorites. Please write more about saints. maryann8-9-08

  4. mrsdroulias2msn.com
    6 years ago

    Why you dont put the pictures of the saint? I would like to see them. thank you

  5. J Christian
    6 years ago

    Saint Edith Stein pray for us all; pray for all philosophers Husserl, Heidegger, Hegel, Nietzsche, Kierkegaard, all the pre and post Socratics, all the Asians and non-Asians too; pray for those of us living our lives and those in the astral planes approaching Heaven; pray for those with difficult decisions to bear, that they choose the right Ways; pray for those who have chosen incorrectly, that they find confession, repentance and repair; pray for each Venerable on the paths to Blessed, for each Blessed on the paths to Saint, for each Saint on the Ways to the Throne, and pray for each person to become better through their trials in ordinary life, Amen and the Theosophist Madame Blavatsky, Selah

  6. M. J. Simmons
    6 years ago

    Please update that Edith Stein has been cannonized as St. Edith Stein/St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross. She is listed as BL. Thank you... love the site.
    M. J. Simmons, Minnesota


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