Posts Tagged ‘Mother Teresa’

Respect Life Sunday and Saint Teresa of Calcutta

Sunday, October 2nd, 2016

Tweet Share Pin1 +11 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleIn this Jubilee Year of Mercy proclaimed by Pope Francis, we are reminded of God’s gift of mercy to us, and our call to share his tender love and compassion with others. It is fitting then that “Moved by Mercy” is the theme for Respect Life […] [Read more]

Mass of Thanksgiving for the Canonization of Saint Teresa of Calcutta

Sunday, September 11th, 2016

Tweet Share Pin1 +11 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Today we praise God in a special way with a Mass of Thanksgiving for the Canonization of Saint Teresa of Calcutta. Like we saw in Saint Peter’s Square last Sunday, the scene at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception prominently featured […] [Read more]

Saint Mother Teresa of Calcutta

Sunday, September 4th, 2016

Tweet Share Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleEarlier today Pope Francis canonized Mother Teresa of Calcutta, declaring the sainthood of a woman who in her lifetime never felt comfortable with the world describing her as “a living saint.” In a certain way, many would say that the name “Mother Teresa” is synonymous with […] [Read more]

The Teachings of Mother Teresa

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Tweet Share Pin2 +11 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble“God has created us for great things: to love and offer love, to experience tenderness toward others, as he did, and to know how to offer Jesus to others.  People are not hungry for us; they are hungry for God” (Heart of Joy, 18).  In these […] [Read more]

The Gift of Mother Teresa

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Tweet Share360 Pin10 +11 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleIt was a joy this morning to wake up to the news from Rome that the Mass for the Canonization of Mother Teresa has been set for September 4, 2016. The Church and the whole world have long given praise to God for the gift of […] [Read more]

The Blessing of Mother Teresa

Friday, December 18th, 2015

Tweet Share136 Pin1 +14 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleThis morning we received with great joy the news from the Vatican that the cause for canonization of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta has advanced with the promulgation of a decree regarding a miracle attributed to her intercession. The legacy of Mother Teresa is one of sharing […] [Read more]