Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now

#mother teresa

# mother-teresa - This year 2022

Indian government renews access to foreign funding for Mother Teresa charity
# Kolkata
# Kolkata

Indian government renews access to foreign funding for Mother Teresa charity

Jan 8th 2022, 11:10 AM 13,374 Views 34 Comments

The government cut off foreign funding to the Missionaries of Charity on Christmas Day and refused to renew its licence.

# mother-teresa - Last year 2021

India restricts foreign funding for Mother Teresa charity
# Mother Teresa
# Mother Teresa

India restricts foreign funding for Mother Teresa charity

Dec 28th 2021, 9:55 AM 20,520 Views 14 Comments

Critics have described the decision as further evidence of harassment of Christians under the Hindu nationalist government.

# mother-teresa - All time

Mother Teresa's childcare homes to be inspected after allegations of staff illegally selling babies
# Investigation
# Investigation

Mother Teresa's childcare homes to be inspected after allegations of staff illegally selling babies

Jul 17th 2018, 3:54 PM 14,463 Views 34 Comments

The inspections were announced after staff at a shelter in India were arrested over allegations of selling at least five infants illegally.

Mother Teresa charity 'sold babies' born to unwed mothers
# India
# India

Mother Teresa charity 'sold babies' born to unwed mothers

Jul 5th 2018, 9:50 PM 59,073 Views 105 Comments

A nun and a staff member at Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity were arrested today.

Two thirds of people in Ireland support Mother Teresa being made a saint
# Poll
# Poll

Two thirds of people in Ireland support Mother Teresa being made a saint

Sep 6th 2016, 6:02 AM 13,098 Views 133 Comments

She was canonised on Sunday.

Joyous scenes as Mother Teresa is now Saint Teresa of Kolkata
# Praise The Lord
# Praise The Lord

Joyous scenes as Mother Teresa is now Saint Teresa of Kolkata

Sep 4th 2016, 2:17 PM 32,536 Views 165 Comments

The nun was canonised today in front of about 100,000 pilgrims.

Poll: Do you believe in miracles?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you believe in miracles?

Sep 4th 2016, 10:26 AM 31,259 Views 225 Comments

What do you think?

Revered, reviled, misunderstood: Mother Teresa becomes a saint today
# Loose Canon
# Loose Canon

Revered, reviled, misunderstood: Mother Teresa becomes a saint today

Sep 4th 2016, 8:00 AM 39,745 Views 213 Comments

Teresa worked with the poorest of the poor in the sprawling metropolis formerly known as Calcutta for nearly four decades.

Mother Teresa to become saint after Pope recognises second miracle
# St Teresa
# St Teresa

Mother Teresa to become saint after Pope recognises second miracle

Dec 18th 2015, 12:58 PM 27,020 Views 208 Comments

Pope Francis has signed off on the second miracle required to grant the late nun a sainthood.

Mother Teresa is being made a saint next year
# Canonised
# Canonised

Mother Teresa is being made a saint next year

May 19th 2015, 9:39 PM 16,178 Views 104 Comments

A date has reportedly been set for September 2016.

Plan to convert Loreto Abbey back into school "incredibly ambitious" say property managers
# Rathfarnham
# Rathfarnham

Plan to convert Loreto Abbey back into school "incredibly ambitious" say property managers

Mar 8th 2014, 8:30 AM 24,009 Views 48 Comments

The disused building — where Mother Teresa studied English — was purchased by the Department of Education this week from NAMA.