On the 4th of July 1942, the Prioress of the Carmel of Le Pâquier, Switzerland proposed to the voting members of the monastic community that St. Edith Stein should transfer and be received as a member of the community. On July 5, the nuns gathered once again and held a secret vote...
Quote of the day, 1 July: St. Edith Stein
St. Edith Stein writes an old friend in Switzerland to ask if she could assist to obtain entry permits and visas for herself and her older sister Rosa, who has been an extern sister and outside sacristan at the Carmel of Echt since 1 July 1939.
Quote of the day: 5 July
It was unanimously resolved by a secret vote to receive Sister Teresa Benedicta
St. Edith Stein's thank-you to Swiss Carmelites