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Mother Teresa's reaching out in love: Stories told by Mother Teresa

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MOTHER TERESA WROTE nothing for publication, yet in the course of four decades she spoke on countless occasions in more than one hundred countries. She spoke extemporaneously and from the heart. Because she knew exactly what she wanted to say, her words were always to the point and her stories never lengthy.



In order to get her message of compassion across, Mother Teresa wo

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Unknown Binding, 164 pages
Published July 28th 2002 by Barnes & Noble (first published January 1st 1998)
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Tonya
Mar 23, 2009 Tonya rated it really liked it
When Mother Teresa died, I was bothered by the flap about her "crisis of faith" - that somehow the world of journalism saw her questioning of beliefs as a weakness. It seems to me that exercising faith is an active, dynamic, lifelong process - part of what makes life richer and more meaningful; not a weakness. I'll always think Mother Teresa was remarkable.
Jen
Jan 25, 2008 Jen rated it really liked it
My mom read this book and loved it. I don't know much about her, but from what I do know, Mother Teresa has some amazing qualities that I would desire to emulate.
Laura
Feb 25, 2008 Laura rated it liked it
This didn't really capture the essence of Mother Theresa. I felt like it was too much like reading stories from the girl next door. I would not like a sensationalistic book about her of course, but I'd like a little more background on her - instead of just days in the life of...
Does anyone know what the latest book about her is? The one w/ the journal entries that were discovered showing that she wasn't a completely celestial being, and that she didn't know everything, but had faith regardless?
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Allie
Sep 11, 2014 Allie rated it really liked it
Short stories about what Mother Teresa said in some of her PUblic speaking, really good and really short.
Everett Carrigan-Broda
I had to read it for school.
Cassie
Oct 29, 2013 Cassie rated it really liked it
I've always been intrigued by Mother Teresa's character & love for people. Interesting read & loved the quotes & stories told by her.
Rhonda Mayville
Oct 28, 2007 Rhonda Mayville rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Anyone looking for inspirtation
An Angel Sent From God Himself.

What can I say about this women that loved so unselfishly.
Wonderful book a must read.
Sheri Duff
Apr 12, 2011 Sheri Duff rated it it was amazing
All I can say is this; I need to learn how to be humble.
Summisse
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She inspires like no other.
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I could not stop crying
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Inspired.
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Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, or Mother Teresa, born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu was an Albanian Roman Catholic nun who founded the Missionaries of Charity in Kolkata (Calcutta), India in 1950. For over forty years she ministered to the poor, sick, orphaned, and dying, while guiding the Missionaries of Charity's expansion, first throughout India and then in other countries.

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