Mother Teresa

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Indian nun and missionary in the Roman Catholic Church (born of Albanian parents in what is now Macedonia)

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From Skopje in Macedonia, Mother Teresa - real name Agnes Bojaxhiu - founded her order in 1948 and went to work in the slums of Calcutta.
Born Agnes Bojaxhiu (1910) in Skopje, then part of the Ottoman Empire, she took the name Sister Teresa in Ireland, where she began her training as a nun with the Loreto Sisters.
Bader, Like a Drop in the Ocean: 99 Sayings by Mother Teresa is an anthology of spiritual insights and quotations by Gonxha Agnes Bojaxhiu, commonly known as Mother Teresa of Calcutta.