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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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.
Mother Teresa, originally Agnes Bojaxhiu, had come a long way from Skopje (south of Belgrade in the former Yugoslavia), where she was born Aug.
Born Agnes Bojaxhiu, she took the name Sister Teresa in Ireland when she began her training as a nun with the Loreto Sisters.
She was born Agnes Bojaxhiu in Skopje, then part of the Ottoman Empire but later Macedonia, and took the name Sister Teresa in Ireland, where she began her training as a nun with the Loreto Sisters.