Mother Teresa

The Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, M.C., commonly known as Mother Teresa (26 August 1910 – 5 September 1997), was a Roman Catholic Religious Sister and missionary of Albanian origin who lived most of her life in India of which, since 1948, she was a citizen.Mother Teresa founded the Missionaries of Charity, a Roman Catholic religious congregation, which in 2012 consisted of over 4,500 sisters and is active in 133 countries. They run hospices and homes for people with HIV/AIDS, leprosy and tuberculosis; soup kitchens; dispensaries and mobile clinics; children's and family counseling programmes; orphanages; and schools.
Posts about Mother Teresa
  • Out With The Old, In With The New

    … of. A part, but apart. A few moments later Taylor, the vibrant young lady beside me, threw her arms around me and said "Happy New Year!" and jerked me out of my silent time warp. She was alone at the concert too, so I'd invited her to sit in my extra/empty front row seat. I smiled and wished her a happy new year too as we hugged, two strangers…

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  • Sheryl Sandberg: Comic-Book Hero?

    …-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg in 2010, will release Female Force: Sheryl Sandberg in print and digital this week. Sandberg joins several other big-name women under the Female Force umbrella, including Mother Teresa, Hillary Clinton, Tina Fey, Arianna Huffington, Michelle Obama, Melinda Gates, Martha Stewart and Madonna. Michael L. Frizell — who…

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