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)
Dee'd 5 September 1997(1997-09-05) (aged 87)
Calcutta, Wast Bengal, Indie
Senior postin
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
Veneratit in Roman Catholic Kirk (Indie)
Beatified 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,[5] wis a Roman Catholic releegious sister an missionary.[6]

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. 2.0 2.1 Mother Teresa of Calcutta (1910–1997)Vatican news services retrieved 30 April 2012
  3. "Albania calls on India to return Mother Teresa's remains". The Daily Telegraph. London. 14 October 2009. 
  4. "India rejects Mother Teresa claim". BBC News. 14 October 2009. 
  5. "Blessed Mother Teresa". (2007). Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 4 July 2010.
  6. 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