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Mother Teresa: Saint of Calcutta [Paperback]

By Elaine Murray Stone (Author)
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Describes the life of the nun who founded the Missionaries of Charity, gained wide recognition for her humaniitarian efforts in Calcutta and elsewhere, and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979.

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This fascinating biography covers her childhood, her early years as a Sister of Loreto, her later call to love Jesus in the guise of the lowliest by being poor with the poor, her new order, and her growing fame. The book also covers her illness, death, funeral, the new leadership of her order, and her probable canonization.

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Studio: Paulist Press
Pages   1
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.45" Width: 5.46" Height: 0.34"
Weight:   0.4 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Sep 1, 1999
Publisher   Paulist Press
Grade Level  Middle School  
Age  10-14
ISBN  0809166518  
ISBN13  9780809166510  

Availability  6 units.
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More About Elaine Murray Stone

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Elaine Murray Stone is the award-winning author of a number of books for Paulist Press: Maximilian Kolbe: Saint of Auschwitz; Mother Teresa: A Life of Love: C.S. Lewis: Creator of Narnia, and Tekla and the Lion.

Elaine Murray Stone currently resides in Melbourne, in the state of Florida. Elaine Murray Stone was born in 1922.

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Reviews - What do customers think about Mother Teresa?

A great learning experience  Jun 8, 1999
The material is very moving and deep seated. I am not a deeply religious person, but this book has touched me. Elaine Stone presented facts about Mother Theresa of which the average person has no knowledge. I thoroughly enjoyed it. Virginia S. King, secretary NLAPW Inc, Cape Canaveral Branch
Elaine Murray Stone has a rare ability to bring Teresa alive  May 21, 1999
Elaine Murray Stone has the rare ability of bringing our saints and heroes to life. It is good to see her "Mother Teresa" living vividly in her pages, and so soon after that great saint's death. Perhaps we needed a princess and a saint, and how extra-ordinary that they died the same week. But Elaine Stone writes not about a dead saint, but a vibrantly living one, and in a style suited for both student and teacher. This is a beautifully crafted biography, and a needed one. It will be around for a long time. Madeliene L'Engle Newberry Award author
Dr. Stone's book does much to lead her readers to the saint  May 21, 1999
Dr. Stone's book does much to lead her readers to come and know the Mother Teresa of these qualities; a holiness that was rooted in joy, humility that was rooted in an openness to all God asks of her, and a humor that never allowed her to take herself too seriously. This book leads us through the journey of Mother Teresa's life when the dream of the young girl to be a missionary folds into "the pencil in God's hand" that comes to write God's loving signature on the minds and hearts of millions throughout much of the twentyth century. Father Michael Mannion, former chaplain of the Catholic University, Washington, D. C.

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