Edith Stein Bio, Photos and Updates
Bio: Edith Stein, also known as St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, OCD, was a German Jewish philosopher who converted to the Roman Catholic Church and became a Discalced Carmelite nun. She is a martyr and saint of the Catholic Church.
Born: October 12, 1891 in WrocÅ?aw, Poland
Died: August 09, 1942 in Auschwitz concentration camp, OÅ?wiÄ?cim, Poland
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