St. Edith Stein or as she is also known, Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, was killed in Auschwitz on August 9, 1942, after becoming a Discalced Carmelite in 1933 after her conversion is Catholicism. St. Pope John Paul II canonized her in 1998.
She intrigues me. And what better way to get to know someone than to pray with them? So join me in this novena that ends on her feast day, August 9. You can sign up at Pray More Novenas to get the prayers delivered to your inbox.