Pope Francis Invokes Edith Stein’s Prayer to Protect Europe
Pope Francis invoked Edith Stein’s protection and prayer to protect Europe from heaven.
During his weekly General Audience today, August 8, 2018, in the Vatican’s Paul VI Hall, due to the intense heat, the Pontiff recalled the feast day of Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, Edith Stein, toward its conclusion.
“Tomorrow the feast of Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross — Edith Stein — will be celebrated in Europe: martyr, woman of consistency, woman who sought God with honesty, with love, and woman martyr of her Jewish and Christian people. May she who is Patroness of Europe pray and protect Europe