Mither Teresa

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Saunt Teresa o Calcutta, M.C.
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Mither Teresa at a pro-life meetin in 1986 in Bonn, Wast Germany
Releegion Roman Catholic
Institute Sisters o Loreto
(1928–1948)
Missionaries o Charity
(1950–1997)
Personal
Naitionality Ottoman subject (1910–1912)
Serbian subject (1912–1915)
Bulgarian subject (1915–1918)
Yugoslavian subject (1918–1943)
Yugoslavian ceetizen (1943–1948)
Indian subject (1948–1950)
Indian ceetizen[1][2] (1948–1997)
Born Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu
26 August 1910(1910-08-26)
Üsküp, Kosovo Vilayet, Ottoman Empire
(modren Skopje, Macedonie)
Died 5 September 1997(1997-09-05) (aged 87)
Calcutta, Wast Bengal, Indie
Senior posting
Title Superior General
Period in office 1950–1997
Successor Sister Nirmala Joshi, M.C.
Saunt Teresa o Calcutta
M.C.
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Bl. Mither Teresa Statue in St. Thomas Moont.
Nun
Born 26 August 1910(1910-08-26)
Üsküp, Kosovo Vilayet, Ottoman Empire
Dee'd 5 September 1997(1997-09-05) (aged 87)
Calcutta, Wast Bengal, Indie
Honored in Roman Catholic Kirk (Indie)
Beatifee'd 19 October 2003, Saunt Peter's Squerr, Vatican Ceety by Pape John Paul II
Major shrine Mither Hoose o the Missionaries o Charity, Calcutta, Wast Bengal, Indie
Feast 5 September
Attributes
Patronage

Mither Teresa (birth name Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu (/aˈɲɛzə ˈɡɔnd͡ʒɛ bɔjaˈd͡ʒiu/) (born 26t Augus 1910 in Üsküb, auld name fur Skopje, an deid 5t September 1997 in Kolkata in Indie) an forbye kent as Teresa o Calcutta, MC,[3] wis a Roman Catholic releegious sister an missionary.[4]

She wis active wi charity wirk in Indie an is saunt in the Catholic kirk syne 2016.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Mother Teresa said "By blood, I am Albanian. By citizenship, an Indian."
  2. Mother Teresa of Calcutta (1910–1997)Vatican news services retrieved 30 April 2012
  3. "Blessed Mother Teresa". (2007). Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 4 July 2010.
  4. Poplin, Mary (28 January 2011). Finding Calcutta: What Mother Teresa Taught Me About Meaningful Work and Service. InterVarsity Press. p. 112. ISBN 978-0830834723. Remember, brother, I am a missionary and so are you