Mother Teresa To Be Made A Saint
News| | By Felissa Allard
This second miracle credited to Mother Teresa comes from a man in Brazil, who was afflicted with multiple brain tumors. He claims to be healed after his family prayed to the blessed nun. Pope Francis’ recognition of this miracle clears the way for the Roman Catholic church to canonize Mother Teresa. Mother Teresa was known for her good works throughout her life. Born in Macedonia, she left there for India, where she spent most of her life. Mother Teresa established the Missionaries of Charity, a Roman Catholic religious congregation, that ran hospices for those with leprosy, HIV/AIDS, and tuberculosis. In 1979, she won the Nobel Peace Prize.
According to the spokesman for the Holy See, Mother Teresa is set to become a Saint in September 2016. In other Pope Francis news, a recent picture circulating on Instagram claiming to be his first selfie turned out to be a hoax. Although the People’s Pope is known for posing with his many fans, the picture from the unverified account, “vatican__,” was not one of them. It was actually a screen grab from a video chat dating back to September 2014. According to the Vatican’s official Instagram account, they have not posted any of Pope Francis’ selfies.
Mother Teresa miracle approved, sainthood set for September https://t.co/NMjoCk4Vfx …— Thomas Rosica (@FatherRosica) December 18, 2015