Tag: Blessed Teresa of Kolkata

Thousands of Mother Teresa items archived by Catholic University

Thousands of Mother Teresa items archived by Catholic University

| Mark Pattison | September 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Not many people know that Blessed Teresa of Kolkata’s first visit to the United States was a trip to Las Vegas — in 1960, when the Strip was still mobbed-up.

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Mother Teresa knew what being unloved felt like, priest says

Mother Teresa knew what being unloved felt like, priest says

| Cindy Wooden | August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the chapel of the first house Blessed Teresa of Kolkata established in Rome, Father Brian Kolodiejchuk of the Missionaries of Charity talks about her life, mixing the concrete and even mundane with the spiritual and even mystical.

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The mercy-filled life: Mother Teresa embodied what Pope Francis teaches

The mercy-filled life: Mother Teresa embodied what Pope Francis teaches

| Cindy Wooden | August 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

If there is one person who immersed herself in the “peripheries” Pope Francis is drawn to, it was Blessed Teresa of Kolkata.

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Vatican prepares ‘St. Teresa’ of Kolkata stamp

Vatican prepares ‘St. Teresa’ of Kolkata stamp

| Cindy Wooden | August 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Vatican will anticipate the canonization of Blessed Teresa of Kolkata with a special postage stamp, which will be released Sept. 2, two days before Pope Francis officially declares her a saint.

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Mercy, poor at center of Blessed Teresa’s canonization events

Mercy, poor at center of Blessed Teresa’s canonization events

| Junno Arocho Esteves | August 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The poor, the suffering and those who minister to them will be at the center of celebrations leading up to the canonization of Blessed Teresa of Kolkata at the Vatican.

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Indians shed tears, share stories as Kolkata honors Mother Teresa

Indians shed tears, share stories as Kolkata honors Mother Teresa

| Saadia Azim | March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

With folded hands, Margeret Rose stood praying near Blessed Teresa’s statue near the entrance of the headquarters of the Missionaries of Charity.

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A look at the life

A look at the life

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Standing by a table spread with books, prayer cards and tiny Blessed Teresa of Kolkata holy medals, Sister Mary Tessilina, a Missionary of Charity, playfully draped an edge of her iconic, blue-striped sari over 22-year-old Anna Romportl’s forehead.

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