Susanne M. Batzdorff is a niece of Edith Stein, the Carmelite nun who was put to death at Auschwitz in August 1942 and was canonized by Pope John Paul II in Rome on October 11, 1998. Mrs. Batzdorff now lives in Santa Rosa, Calif.

Edith Stein ca. 1938-1939 (Wikimedia Commons)
Faith Vantage Point
Susanne M. BatzdorffFebruary 13, 1999
Susanne M. Batsdorff, niece of Edith Stein, reflects on Catholic-Jewish dialogue on the occasion of Stein's canonization in 1998.