Mother Teresa was born at the Ottoman Empire in the Republic of Macedonia. She was depicted as a heroic figure due to her missionary works. She founded a charity organization under the Romanian religious congregation.
In 1928, the future Mother Teresa began her religious life in Ireland, far from her family and the life she’d known, speaking a language few understood. One year later, Gonxha was sent to Darjeeling to the novitiate of the Sisters of Loreto. In 1931, she made her first vows, choosing the name Teresa, honoring both saints of the same name, Teresa of Avilia and Teresa of Lisieux. It was time for the new Sister Teresa to begin her years of service to God’s people. She was sent to St. Mary’s, a high school for girls in a district of Calcutta. Teresa, helped the sick, dying, and the orphaned.
There were millions of people in need in India. India’s independence, partition all contributed all the masses of people that lived on the streets. (Mother Teresa, 1997) While the hospitals were overflowing with patients that had a chance to survive, Mother Teresa open a home for dying people , called Nirmal Hriday, on August 22, 1952. Each day, nuns would walked through the streets and bring people who were dying to Nirmal Hriday. The nuns would bathe and feed these people an then place them in a cot. ( Mother Teresa, 1997) These people were given opportunity to die with dignity, with the rituals of their faith.
Mother Teresa’s dedication is a skill and quality that I admire a lot. Teresa was an admirable figure by many in the society (Cavallaro, 2018). She was heavily criticized and praised for works in opposing abortion hence becoming a subject to both books and films. Mother Teresa became the hope of the poor in the society, the crippled, the homeless, the blind, the aged, refugees, victims of famine and floods. During her days Teresa out- pulled many other volunteers with a wide margin of rankings and became the first in all demographic categories. Her humility and dedication are commemorated globally through naming streets, building, and monuments.
She was devoted to attracting donation through hospices to help the homeless children, especially in India. She traveled internationally to serve the poorest despite a lot of critics from her rivals. Mother remained Teresa committed to spreading love and joy to the abandoned, the destitute, the unemployed and the terminally ill. Her commitment to eliminate poverty and suffering earned her the Nobel peace prize. Despite experiencing financial difficulties, she continued to pursue the great good of the people by begging for food and supplies (Cavallaro, 2018). Teresa also expanded her humanitarian efforts to communists’ nations which had declined the charity hospices. At the height of the temporary seize fire between Israel and the Palestinians. Teresa devoted herself to ensure that the 37 kids trapped in the frontline were evacuated and given medical attention.