Contents: Biographical sketches of Edith Stein - Edith Stein as Philosopher and Mystic: Relationship with the Phenomenology of Edmund Husserl, Theology of Thomas Aquinas, Mystical Theology of Dionysius Areopagite - The following of the Cross and Suffering as a «Science» - The Mystery of the Cross: The Message of the Cross, The Doctrine of the Cross, and the Imitation of the Cross - Bibliography.