Tag: Nobel Peace Prize

Faith at home is faith for others

Faith at home is faith for others

| Laura Kelly Fanucci | October 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

Did you know that one of the most famous lines attributed to St. Teresa of Kolkata was never spoken by her?

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Living the Gospel of Life in 2020

Living the Gospel of Life in 2020

| Bishop Andrew Cozzens | September 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

When St. Teresa of Kolkata received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979, as everyone was watching to see what this saintly woman from the slums of India would say about peace, she shocked the world when she said, “The greatest destroyer of peace today is the cry of the innocent, unborn child. For if a mother can murder her own child in her own womb, what is left for you and for me to kill each other?”

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Colombian president wins Nobel Peace Prize for efforts to end civil war

Colombian president wins Nobel Peace Prize for efforts to end civil war

| October 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Even though the people of Colombia rejected the terms of a peace accord ending more than 50 years of civil war, the Nobel committee chose Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos as winner of the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize.

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