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Perspectives Daily: The Jew who became a Catholic nun and then a saint

August 9, 2018
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Today, August 9, we celebrate the feast day of St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, also known as Edith Stein, who was killed in the Auschwitz gas chamber this day in 1942.
In today's episode we look that following stories:
1. How the pope describes St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross.
2. Pilgrims will be flocking to a Marian grotto in Edmonton next week.
3. Fr. Tim Bartlett talks to us about the family unit in Ireland.
In addition to these, here are other important Catholic news stories from around the world that are making headlines today:
That's it for this week. Be sure to check back in with us on Monday for more of the latest Catholic news and stories.