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Missionaries of Charity nuns test positive, miss out on celebration of...

KOLKATA, India -- Missionaries of Charity nuns canceled the usual birth anniversary celebrations of their founder, St. Teresa, this year after some nuns tested...

Archdiocese of Washington solar array project with Missionaries of Charity ‘the...

WASHINGTON -- The sun shone on Catholic Charities, literally, Oct. 17 as Washington Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory blessed a solar array installed on five...

India’s Sister Prema condemns trafficking, says nuns not involved

NEW DELHI - Facing child trafficking allegations at one of its homes for unmarried mothers in India, the Missionaries of Charity said the order...

Salesian priest recounts his kidnapping in Yemen, imprisonment

Catholic News Service ROME — Salesian Father Tom Uzhunnalil was sitting in a room in an unknown location, one of several he had been relocated...

On St. Teresa’s Sept. 5 feast day, cardinal praises her defense...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Love for those society considers “useless” or even a bother led St. Teresa of Kolkata to a courageous defense...

In Kolkata, joy, prayers and testimonies as Mother Teresa becomes saint

Catholic News Service KOLKATA, India — At Shishu Bhavan, children, the destitute, Missionaries of Charity nuns and novices sat silently, glued to the TV screen...

St. Teresa of Kolkata will always be ‘Mother’ Teresa, pope says

By Junno Arocho Esteves and Cindy Wooden VATICAN CITY — With a large tapestry bearing the portrait of the woman known as the “Saint of the...

New portrait of Mother Teresa unveiled in Washington

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — On the eve of her canonization as a saint, Mother Teresa of Kolkata, who famously disliked being photographed, was immortalized...

Indians gather to celebrate birthday of Blessed Teresa, soon-to-be-saint

Catholic News Service KOLKATA, India — They came from all around to celebrate the birthday of Blessed Teresa of Kolkata, the founder of the Missionaries...

Missionaries of Charity stop adoptions after India imposes new rules

Catholic News Service KOLKATA, India — Seventeen-month-old Anirban Mukherjee playfully touches his mother’s face with his fingers at Shishu Bhavan, the Missionaries of Charity children's...

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