Mother Teresa was born on August 26,
1910, in Skopje. And she is aVirgo.
She served through by helping the poor.
Clad in a white, blue-bordered sari,
she along with her sisters of the
Missionaries of Charity became a
symbol of love, care and compassion
for the world
Raised in a devoutly Catholic family, her
father was an entrepreneur by profession.
Her mother had a spiritual and religious
bent of mind and was active participant in
the local church activities.When Agnes was only 8 years old,
her father suddenly fell ill and
died. She was the youngest of three
Mother Teresa made charities, she
was very hardworking, energetic and
helpful. Also she was efficient,
tough and disciplined.
In her teens, Agnes became a member of a
youth group in her local pairsh called Sodality.
At age 17, she responded to her first call of a
vocation as a Catholic missionary nun. She
joined an Irish order, the Sisters of Loretto,
a community known for their missionary work in
India. When she took her vows as a Sister of
Loretto, she chose the name Teresa after
Saint 8Thérèse of Lisieux.
One of Mother Teresa's
most notable works was
the establishment of a
center for people with
AIDS. Her reach expands
around the world
Soon she had missionaries
continuing her work in over
Mother Teresa established
homes for people who had
no place to live. She used
the donations of people
Mother Teresa worked for years with the poor.
When she noticed they had no hospitals or
clinics, she began working to give them medical
treatment, which led to the establishment of
Missionaries of Charities . Mother Teresa opened
an orphanage .Mother Teresa had a heart for
the destitute, and especially for children. This
led her to open her first orphanage in India.
She was voted as one of the 10 most admirable
women 18 times in Gallup's yearly poll.
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After several years of deteriorating
health, in which she suffered from
heart, lung and kidney problems, Mother
Teresa died on September 5, 1997, at
the age of 87. She was beatified in