Author: Ida Friederike Görres

Ida Friederike Görres (1901-1971), née Countess Coudenhove, born in Ronsperg (Bohemia), a resident of Freiburg im Breisgau, author of, among other works, The Hidden Face: A Study of St. Thérèse of Lisieux (1946); Nocturne: Diary and Sketches (1949); The Church in the Flesh: Six Letters on the Catholic Faith (1951); Is Celibacy Outdated? (1962); The Checkered Christian and other Commentaries and Essays (1964); Broken Lights: Diaries and Letters, 1951–1959 (1966).