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A preface, foreword, and afterword to Edith’s text brings out many background details of the rich story she has left us.

Esfrellas rated it it was ok Jan 31, Her text breaks abruptly because the Gestapo arrested and deported her to Auschwitz in Want to Read Currently Reading Read. At that point she wanted to become a Discalced Carmelite nun, but was dissuaded by her spiritual mentors.

Life in a Jewish Family: Her Unfinished Autobiographical Account

She was baptized on 1 January into the Roman Catholic Church. Ratadiajo Manullang rated it it was amazing Jan 07, Her drive to learn, think critically and apply what she learned is impressive.

By making this story available in English, the Institute of Carmelite Studies provides an eye-witness account of persons and activities on the scene at the time when psychology and philosophy became separate disciplines. Mike rated it really liked it Jan 10, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you esrellas to read.


Nov 13, Bmankiewicz rated it liked it Shelves: Un gran contexto para comprender ese “vayamos a morir por nuestro pueblo! Lini rated it really liked it Sep 14, No trivia or quizzes yet.

Aug 12, Declan Huerta rated it estrellaw it. Nancy Farr rated it it was amazing Jul 30, I for example, had not realized that of course, she would have been well aquainted with Dietriech Von Hoeffer Edith Stein is one of the most significant German women of our century.

This initial volume of the Collected Works offers, for the first time in English, Edith Stein’s unabridged autobiography depicting herself as a child and a young adult. She received the religious habit of the Order as a novice in Apriltaking the religious name Teresa Benedicta of the Cross “Teresa blessed by the Cross”.

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As a result of the requirement of an “Aryan certificate” for civil servants promulgated by the Nazi government in April as part of its Law for the Restoration of the Professional Civil Service, she had to quit her teaching position.

Interesting view into middle class Jewish life in Germany before and then through the first World War. Unknown Bindingpages.

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Life in a Jewish Family: Her Unfinished Autobiographical Account by Edith Stein

She was born into an observant Jewish family, but was an atheist by her teenage years. In she and her sister Rosa, by then also a convert and an extern Sister of the monastery, were sent to the Carmelite monastery in Echt, Netherlands for their safety. Despite the Nazi invasion of that state in estrellws, they remained undisturbed until they were arrested by the Nazis on 2 August and sent to the Auschwitz concentration camp, where they died in the gas chamber on 9 August Marie rated it it was amazing Aug 09, She then taught at a Catholic school of education in Speyer.

Edith Stein was an incredible woman. She is a martyr and saint of the Catholic Church. She throws out so many references to people and historical events that I felt overwhelmed amarrillas undereducated. May 02, Maureen rated it really liked it Shelves: Moved by the tragedies of World War I, in she took lessons to become a nursing assistant and worked in a hospital for the prevention of disease outbreaks.