Mother Teresa, known in the Roman Catholic Church as Saint Teresa of Calcutta was an Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary. She was born in Feast‎: ‎5 September. She entered the convent at the age of 18, taking the name of Sr Teresa. Mother Teresa won the Nobel Peace Prize in for her service of love to the world. Mother Teresa (–) was a Roman Catholic nun who devoted her life to In , Mother Teresa was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize and became a.


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Teresa adopted Indian citizenship, spent several months in Patna to receive basic medical training at Holy Biografi bunda teresa Hospital and ventured into the slums.

With no income, she begged for food and supplies and experienced doubt, loneliness and the temptation to return to the comfort of convent life during these early biografi bunda teresa Our Lord wants me to be a free nun covered with the poverty of the cross. Today, I learned a good lesson.


The poverty of the poor must be so hard for them. While looking for a home I walked and biografi bunda teresa till my arms and legs ached.

I thought how much they must ache in body and soul, looking for a home, food and health. Then, the comfort of Loreto [her former congregation] came biografi bunda teresa tempt me. Of free choice, my God, and out of love for you, I desire to remain and do whatever be your Holy will in my regard.

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I did not let a single tear come. Muslims were read the QuranHindus received water from the Gangesand Catholics received extreme unction.

Teresa then expanded the congregation abroad, biografi bunda teresa a house in Venezuela in with five sisters. Responding to requests by many priests, in Mother Teresa founded the Corpus Christi Movement for Priests [52] and with priest Joseph Langford the Missionaries of Charity Fathers in [53] to combine the vocational aims of the Missionaries of Charity with the resources of biografi bunda teresa priesthood.

By the Missionaries of Charity numbered about brothers and 5, sisters worldwide, operating missions, schools and shelters in countries. By citizenship, an Indian. By faith, I am biografi bunda teresa Catholic nun. As to my calling, I belong to the world.


As to my heart, I belong entirely to the Heart of Jesus. She began dozens of projects, undeterred by biografi bunda teresa of her stands biografi bunda teresa abortion and divorce: The first Missionaries of Charity home in the United States was established in the South Bronx area of New York Cityand by the congregation operated 19 establishments throughout the country.

Following a second attack inshe received an artificial pacemaker.

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In the Contemplative branch of the Brothers was added, and in the Priest branch was established. The Society of Missionaries has spread all over the world, including the biografi bunda teresa Soviet Union and Eastern European countries.

They provide effective help to the poorest of the poor in a number of countries in Asia, Africa, and Biografi bunda teresa America, and they undertake relief work in the wake of natural catastrophes such as floods, epidemics, and famine, and for refugees.


The Missionaries of Charity throughout the world are aided and assisted by Co-Workers who became an official International Association on March 29, By the s there biografi bunda teresa over one million Co-Workers in more than 40 countries.

On 20 December he approved the decrees of her heroic virtues and miracles. Her first outing biografi bunda teresa on December 21, to help the people in the slums.