St. Teresa of Calcutta

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Mother Teresa circa 1994.

USCCB votes to inscribe Mother Teresa in the U.S. Liturgical Calendar

Nov 17, 2021

By Shannon Mullen, Francesca Pollio

The U.S. bishops voted to honor Mother Teresa each year in the Liturgical Calendar of the United States. Read more

Pope Francis offers Mass in the Casa Santa Marta April 1, 2020.

Be like Mother Teresa during the coronavirus crisis, urges Pope Francis

Apr 2, 2020

Mother Teresa's example should inspire us to seek out those whose suffering is hidden during the coronavirus crisis, Pope Francis... Read more

Pope Francis at Mass in Skopje, North Macedonia May 7, 2019.

Hunger for God, feed the poor, Pope Francis urges Macedonian Catholics

May 7, 2019

By Hannah Brockhaus

Following the example of St. Mother Teresa of Kolkata, hunger for Jesus, partake in the Bread of Life, and then... Read more

A banner of St. Teresa of Kolkata in St. Peter's Square shortly before her canonization.

Mother Teresa to be named co-patron of Kolkata archdiocese

Sep 5, 2017

Marking the first anniversary of Mother Teresa’s canonization, the Archdiocese of Kolkata will hold a Mass Wednesday to declare the... Read more

Cardinal Ernest Simoni takes possession of Santa Maria della Scalla in Rome, Feb. 11, 2017.

Cardinal Simoni to consecrate church of Mother Teresa in Balkans

Jul 17, 2017

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis on Saturday appointed Cardinal Ernest Simoni to be his delegate at the consecration of a church dedicated to... Read more