What did Mother Teresa do to help others?


Mother Teresa was a firm believer in suffering bringing people closer to God and salvation. She also felt compassionate to the sufferings of the poor and the sick in Calcutta India and wanted to spend the rest of her life with them, helping them. She also wanted to spread the word of God and develop her ministry.
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Mother Teresa
Mother Teresa grew famous for humbly ministering to lepers, the homeless and the poorest of the poor in the slums of Calcutta. In 1928 Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu joined the Sisters of Our Lady of Lareto, a Catholic order that did charity work in India. She too... More »
Name at Birth: Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu
Born: August 27, 1910, Skopje, Macedonia
Died: September 5, 1997
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Mother Teresa helped people by humbly ministering to lepers, the homeless and the poorest of the poor in the slums of Calcutta. She did charity work in India, in 1950 she founded the Missionaries of Charity which devoted itself to helping the sick and poor; growing to include branches in more than 100 cities around the world.
Mother Teresa’s major duty was to spread joy and hope to the less fortunate. She did this through act of charity like feeding the poor, ministering to the wounded, caring/adopting the orphans and providing them with a home to stay in, among many other good deeds. She usually showed God's Mercy and Grace to all.
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