The Rose Temple

Memoir and Historical Narrative by S. Mitchell Weitzman

“Even if there was darkness, I was always looking for the light.”

–Lucia Weitzman, The Rose Temple

In The Rose Temple, Lucia recounts a childhood filled with fear and uncertainty as a Jewish girl raised Catholic in postwar Poland. Despite her challenges, she was an honors student and a church leader.

Sadly, we continue to see children in crisis around the world today. What would Lucia say to them to help them make empowering choices that preserve their spirit and integrity? What was the source of her strength?  Watch the video and find out.

Think about a time in your childhood when you were in the midst of a bleak period. 

What was your “light” and how did you overcome your obstacles?

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