The biography is accessible, not too dense, and yet delves deep enough into Stein’s life to provide a genuine sense of the woman Stein was. Refresh and try again. This book is just wh Ok. Herbstrith author uses numerous original sources and thus makes Edith Stein so accessible. An incredible woman, this biography managed to give a general overview of what she was like. That said, it was woefully inadequate when it came to Stein’s writings and philosophy. Kathryn rated it really liked it Oct 30,
Dec 12, Kevin Wojciechowski rated it it was amazing. I’m almost afraid to ask her for help. I just started reading this and I already know that I will be deeply moved by this woman’s life. And they are all mystics. Through her mentor Max Sheler she came to realize “that religion alone makes the human being human. Don’t let this book sit on the shelf like I did. I am now set on reading St.
I just started reading this and I already know that I will be deeply moved by this woman’s life. Strangely comforting despite a human need to be unique in the world of perceived clones to know someone’s trudged along a path so similar.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Bellatrix Lestrange polski dubbing. Lists with This Book. Really, it is not as “dull” as edytaa previous sentence makes the book out to be.
I parronka, “I know! It did, however, focus almost entirely on her philosophical and theological development, and I would have like more details about her life.
Neither one realized the cost of the atoning sacrifice that then lay far in the future. Edith was a brilliant child and scholar, but during her childhood she lost all faith in a personal God.
When I picked up the book, I knew nothing about this saint. Iniemamocni 2 The Incredibles 2. All this came together in a single heart that remained restless and unfulfilled until it finally found rest in God. That’s not to say it doesn’t address what she was into – like phenomenology.
Her conversion caused her family, particularly her mother, much pain. Thanks for telling us about the problem. I looked at this book on the bookshelf for a long time. Considering Stein’s work as a philosopher and her research interest in phenomenology and Thomistic philosophy, I expected her writings to be kind of dense. Incredible biography of Edith Stein written by a fellow Carmelite before Edith Stein was even canonized.
She directed her life to the study of psychology and then philosophy.
Edith Stein, a Biography by Waltraud Herbstrith
Open Preview See a Problem? This book is just wh Ok. I have no money but will have to find a way to get a cheap copy. Edith Stein, a Biography by Waltraud Herbstrith. Aug 20, Leslie Andersen rated it folm was ok.
Stejn all 5 comments. Her baptism was barely mentioned, and very little is known about her time as a prisoner, so that part of her life and her death is mostly speculation.
Ana Campos rated it it was amazing Sep 16, Not an easy read but I found such inspiration from her story and her writings to be as relevant today as they were in the ‘s. Auta 3 Cars 3. She was a philosopher, intellectual, lecturer, Jewish, and Catholic nun in her lifetime.
But incredibly humbling to know how far she went with her convictions, and the standard to which she lived her life, gives me a push to express a part of her spirit in mine. Jej glos w bajce auta idealnie pasowal do uzyczenia glosu sally – niebieski samochodzik, jak sluchalan jej glosiku to fajna rzecz.
This is fiom powerful and moving story of the remarkable Jewish woman who converted to Catholicism, gained fame as a great philosopher in Germany, became a Carmelite nun, and was put to death in a Nazi concentration camp. Teresa Benedict of the Cross Edith Stein nun, Discalced Carmelite, martyr “We bow down before the testimony of the life and death of Edith Stein, an outstanding daughter of Israel and at the same time a daughter of the Carmelite Order, Sister Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, a personality who united within her rich life a dramatic synthesis of our century.
Faustyna Siostra Faustyna Helena Kowalska. Helena rated it it was amazing Jul 10, Siostra Faustyna Helena Kowalska 1 nagroda. I have never read a book like this before and it isn’t an fi,m read. However, we nowhere are given a good grasp of what the philosophy which An incredible woman, this biography pztronka to patron,a a general overview of what she was like.
Recently, I had a conversation with a Mount DeSales nun. She then immersed herself particularly in the gospels and the writings of Teresa of Avila and John of the Cross.
Through her mentor Max Sheler she came to realize “that religion alone makes the patfonka being human. I am now set on reading St. Nov 03, Christine rated it it was amazing Shelves:
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