Woman's Story Presents
Edith Stein: Seeker of Truth
Program Leader: Donna De Bartolo
Come join us and share the story of Edith Stein (Sr. Tereea Benedicta) , saintly Carmelite Num, profound philospher and brillaint writer, who had a great infuence on the womaen of her time, and is having a growing influence in the intellectual and philosophical circles of today's Germany and the whole world. She is an inspiration to all Christians whose heritage is the Cross. Her life was offered for her own Jewish peple in thier sufferings and persecutions. She died in the gas chamber in Auschwitz, Poland in 1942. Pope John Paul II canonized her on Oct. 11, 1998.