1891 - 1942
Feast Day: August 9
Patronage: Europeans, students, professors, philosophers, against death of parents, for conversion to the fullness of the faith, for courage in living out the faith.
Boxed Plaque & Holy Card Gift Set
Our composite wood icons have painted beveled edges and pre-drilled holes in the back for wall mount. (Easel available.
) They come with a laminated finish that is durable, water resistant, UV protected and safe for children. Choose from a 5.25" x 7.25" x .375" icon or large 7.25" x 10" x .375" icon.
Made in the USA, both sizes come in a clear vinyl box with a matching 3.5" x 5.5" laminated prayer card making it a perfect gift for any occasion, Baptism, First Holy Communion, Confirmation and more.
This Item SHIPS FREE anywhere in the USA.
Edith Stein was a German Roman Catholic philosopher and nun. Born into a devout German Jewish family, Edith Stein was baptized a Roman Catholic on January 1, 1922. In 1934 she entered the Carmelite Convent, where she took the name of Teresa Benedicta of the Cross. In 1942 she was caught by the Gestapo, arrested wearing her habit and killed within weeks in the gas chambers at Auschwitz.