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    “Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier” (Mother Teresa, Brainy Quotes). Mother Teresa, known for her great achievements in work with the dying and the poor, was born on August 26, 1910, in Skopje, Macedonia. Not only did she help those dying or poor, she also took mission trips and donated to charities. In most of her life she grew up and lived in Skopje Macedonia, but travelled a lot to places like Ireland, India, and Italy. Although she wasn’t married

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    2017 The Life of Mother Teresa of Calcutta My person’s name is Mother Teresa, she was born in Skopje Macedonia,on the 26th of August 1910. She was the youngest of five children. Only two of her siblings died at birth. Her parents were Nikola and Dronda Bojaxhiu. She heart and desire to extend charity was a trait she learned from both of her parents who never turned anyone in need away. They helped anyone that needed food, shelter, clothing and at times even money. Mother Teresa’s father was

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    age and love and is like a ray of light in your world. This is a familiar story for the many poor and needy of India touched by Mother Teresa who was the Mother of Love. REVEALING THE TOPIC : Today I would like to talk

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    “My Mother Pieced Quilts” Theme Analysis In “My Mother Pieced Quilts”, Teresa Paloma Acosta presents the idea that family can provide comfort and safety through times of hardship. To begin with, Acosta mentions that her mother’s quilts were used “As weapons / Against pounding january winds” (3-4). This quote is a very explicit demonstration of how the quilts kept protected them from seasonal weather conditions. It also exaggerates the quilt, calling it a weapon which one can infer means that the

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    Devoting, charitable, and loving are three elements that describe Mother Teresa. Many people know that Mother Teresa was a holy person, but she was so much more. As a well known religious figure, Mother Teresa showed people that they should care and love everyone. Her legacy shows us that anyone is capable of loving and being kind to any person. Mother Teresa received her call to change and she soon answered it. She was born August 27th, 1910 in Skopje, Macedonia as Agnes Gonxha Bojaxiu, and

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    – Mother Teresa have inspired members of her congregation in healing people’s emotional, spiritual, heath by giving advice, medication, and love. The congregation grew to an overwhelming amount and the people of the slums were becoming more cared for than ever before. (Leadership Wiki) • Awareness of his or her own values and feelings, strengths and weaknesses. – Mother Teresa’s idea is to help the poorest of the poor. Jacobson’s (2014) colleague asked Sister Prema if Mother Teresa had any

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    Malcolm Muggeridge biased towards Mother Teresa or was he impartial, reporting on her life as an onlooker? Although Malcolm had plenty of reasons for writing Mother Teresa’s biography, he was biased towards her for the following reasons; he became saved because of her, he became extremely involved in her life, and he became extremely involved in her ministry, none of which were necessary for him to write a biography. Malcolm Muggeridge was biased towards Mother Teresa because he became saved. Normally

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    Rhetorical Analysis: Tolerance and Peace Mother Teresa was a Roman Catholic Nun who devoted her life to God and helping those who were less fortunate. Although she spent time all around the world, Mother Teresa was known for her work in Calcutta. Furthermore she also founded the Missionaries of Charity in Calcutta. She had been recognized numerous times for her work in attempting to overcome distress in our world by helping those less fortunate. Her “Love Begins at Home” speech was given after her

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    epiphany, Mother Teresa heroically devoted her life to serving the needy. As she opened many clinics and shelters, Mother Teresa demonstrated that she had the capacity to serve. She possessed a moral objective and brought “solar light” into the world. According to Joseph Campbell, these characteristics would contribute to her achieving the status of a hero. In his book, The Power of Myth, Campbell states that a hero must undergo a transformation of consciousness. In 1946, Mother Teresa

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    One of her main focuses was to make people aware of the people she served and how she can get other people to want to help as well. Mother Teresa inspired her followers to accomplish the vision and mission of her association which is helping individuals who require help. She could impact individuals to rise above their own advantages for the sake of the group. She was confident and sure

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    Habitat For Humanity We were asked to "Research an International Non-Governmental Organization” that works on behalf of human rights issues. So I chose Habitat for Humanity they have been working around the globe to provide housing, stability and community development because they view those needs as human rights. The mission of this organization from their website states: "At Habitat for Humanity, we build. We build because we believe that everyone, everywhere, should have a healthy, affordable

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    Brothers, 1868. Little Women tells the story of the lives March sisters: Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy. As They, grow up in Plumfield, with their mother during the Civil War. Throughout the course of the novel the sister face meaning hardship, and throughout the novel they must learn to overcome. Some these hardships include; Jo selling her long, beautiful hair so that their mother can go see theor alliing father. While Marmee is gone, Beth contracts scarlet fever and eventually dies of it years later. In the middle

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    first woman to write a Rule of Life, by which the whole holy order would adhere to. Coming from a society where women were seen and not heard, this was a demonstrative move forward within the Catholic Church in the 13th century. Ortolana, was her mother 's name. Also born of Noble blood, she

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    “Do not put all your trust in any human being, but place all your confidence in God.” This was the main faith of the house of the poor, a Catholic school and boarding home for poor girls on the street. Catherine McAuley created the ‘House for the Poor’ Sister school because of her beliefs and she was once on the street herself. This essay will give a brief overview of her life, her hardships and her achievements. It will then explain how she responded to the needs of her community at the time and

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    To Freely Give. “Freely have you received; freely give. (p.11)” Saint Katherine Drexel heard our Lady’s voice while in Rome. This essay will talk about how Saint Katharine Drexel freely gave what she had freely received. The first paragraph will show how she founded missions. The second paragraph will be on Xavier University. In the last paragraph, one will learn how her schools helped people. Saint Katharine Drexel used her fortune to build mission schools, churches, and to hire priests, to

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    What comes to mind when you hear the word courage? Many people conjure up images of a brave soldier advancing under enemy fire to rescue a wounded comrade, while others visualize a firefighter rushing into a burning building to retrieve an elderly woman. Although these certainly fall into the category of courageous acts, they cause many people to have misconceptions about the true definition of courage, leading them to associate it only with heroic deeds. They believe, that to have courage, a

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    Saint Gemma

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    brief history of Saint Gemma Saint Gemma was born on the 12th March 1878 in Italy. In May 1885, while praying for her sick mother at Mass, Gemma heard an inner voice asking ‘Are you willing to give your mother to me? ’‘Yes,’ she replied, ‘if you will take me, too.’ This favour was denied. From then on she hardly left her mother’s bedside. When she was 7 years old her mother died. In 1887 Gemma started to attend a school run by nuns. They prepared her for her first Holy Communion.

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    Music as we know it today has been influenced by many different types of musical genres and as different types of music develop over time, at least some remanence of the past stays present in the music. What is usually forgotten in this process is who helped influence the development of that music along the way. The following will discuss one of those musical influences by discussing who exactly was Hildegard of Bingen, what impact did she have on music, and analyzing one of her compositions called

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    Third Quarter Book Report Mother Seton and the Sisters of Charity In the book Mother Seton and the Sisters of Charity the author Alma Power-Waters transports the reader to nineteenth century America where Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton and the Sisters of Charity created the first Catholic parochial school in America. In her journey to establish this great institution St. Elizabeth palpably demonstrated her virtues of charity, courage, and selflessness. Charity, Mother Seton’s most prominent attribute

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    On the feast of the Epiphany, January 6, 1256, in Eisleben, Thuringia (located in Holy Roman Empire), Gertrude was born. At the young age of four [1] Gertrude joined monastery school at the monastery school of St. Mary at Helfta, under the direction of abbess, Gertrude of Hackeborn. Gertrude may have been offered as a child oblate to the Church by devout parent, but there is also a strong possibility that the joined the monastery school as an orphan. St. Mechtilde, younger sister of the Abbess Gertrude

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