St. Edith Stein -  Edith Stein wanted to obtain a professorship, a goal that was impossible for a woman at the time. Husserl wrote the following reference: "Should academic careers be opened up to ladies, then I can recommend her whole-heartedly and as my first choice for admission to a professorship." Later, she was refused a professorship on account of her Jewishness.

St. Edith Stein - Edith Stein wanted to obtain a professorship, a goal that was impossible for a woman at the time. Husserl wrote the following reference: "Should academic careers be opened up to ladies, then I can recommend her whole-heartedly and as my first choice for admission to a professorship." Later, she was refused a professorship on account of her Jewishness.

st edith stein in art | St. Edith Stein | Catholic Christian Religious Art - ...

st edith stein in art | St. Edith Stein | Catholic Christian Religious Art - ...

The hand of Divine Providence in the life of St. Edith Stein (St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross). There are three distinct events in the life of Edith Stein that she marks as special moments of grace which stirred her soul and left her a changed person, which ultimately led her to willingly offer her life to God as a martyr.

From Atheist Jewish Philosopher to Carmelite Nun and Saint: The Remarkable Life of Edith Stein

The hand of Divine Providence in the life of St. Edith Stein (St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross). There are three distinct events in the life of Edith Stein that she marks as special moments of grace which stirred her soul and left her a changed person, which ultimately led her to willingly offer her life to God as a martyr.

St. Edith Stein, Roman Catholic Nun. Teresa was arrested, and was sent to the concentration camp Teresa died in the gas chambers of Auschwitz. Feastday Aug. 9

St. Edith Stein, Roman Catholic Nun. Teresa was arrested, and was sent to the concentration camp Teresa died in the gas chambers of Auschwitz. Feastday Aug. 9

Icon of St. Edith Stein by Brother Claude Lane, OSB.

Icon of St. Edith Stein by Brother Claude Lane, OSB.

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