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Edith Stein (St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, O.C.D) : essential writings / selected with an introduction by John Sullivan.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Modern spiritual master series.
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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 230.2 STE EDI (Text) 34207001929968 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781570754289 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 1570754284 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 158 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Orbis Books, [2002]

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Chronology -- Sources -- Introduction: Resilient in hope -- In and for the life of the world -- Letting God's plan guide us -- Searching for deep truth -- Woman and women -- Freedom at the cross.
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Edith Stein (1891-1942), who was recently canonized, was one of the most intriguing Catholics of the twentieth century. A Jewish convert, an eminent philosopher, educator, and advocate for women, she became a Discalced Carmelite nun, Sister Teresa Benedicta of the Cross. Arrested by the Nazis she died in Auschwitz in 1942. This volume highlights the extraordinary features of her spirituality -- a vision that integrated her philosophical training, her affinity for Carmelite mysticism, and her personal identification with the way of the Cross. Edith Stein provides a wonderful introduction to an extraordinary mind. Publisher's marketing.
Subject: Stein, Edith, Saint, 1891-1942
Catholic Church > Doctrines.
Spiritual life > Catholic Church.

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