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Who Was Mother Teresa? Born a humble girl in what is now Albania Agnes Bojaxhiu lived a charitable life She pledged herself to a religious order at the age of 18 and chose the name Sister Teresa after the patron saint of missionaries While teaching in India where famine and violence had devastated the poor Teresa shed her habit and walked the streets of Calcutta tending to the needs of the destitute Her charity work soon expanded internationally and her name remains synonymous with compassion and devotion to the poor Another wonderful book in the Who wasis series For a long time I have wanted to know about Mother Teresa This book did that Very interesting 105 pages Good biography I learned a lot Nice illustrations throughout Highly recommended for Grades 5 and up An excellent overview of a life lived with loving sacrifice demonstrating how one woman's faith impacted thousands An excellent overview of her life Well done especially considering it's a secular book about a religious person I love the way the books in this series tell the stories of historical and popular figures Mother Teresa appears to have been a wonderful person with a kind and loving heart for all people and a strong passion for mission work Did you know that Teresa was not her real name? Did you know that she became one of the most famous and inspiring humanitarians in the world? DId you know that she won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979 for her work? Did you know that despite others' views she strove to help the weak destitute and dying? Did you know that she spoke 4 languages? Did you know that she supported anyone in need regardless of their religious beliefs? The motto she seems to carry throughout this bio is Give LOVE to ALL for we ALL are deserving of LOVE The book answers all of these uestions and Enjoy The book doesn't shy away from the religious upbringing or views on religion but it never picks sides just states facts The reason I liked it is because of what a woman who already had nothing gave everything she was for what she believed in She also and this is stressed multiple times throughout the book another reason I like it that she cared about comforting others than she did about CONVERTING them Mother Teresa was a inspiration to many people and saw Jesus in the face of the people she helped Now how cool is that She came across many hard decisions and dealt with them and with each loss she became stronger The world would be a better place if there would be people like her Mother Teresa help many sick and die people with sicknesses that she could get and mothers so still not afraid of the possibilities that could happen to her and the people around her She gave hope to those who she helped even though she criticized for what she was doing She started great things that should never end in hope of helping yet one person Mothers Teresa help people see God in a knew way The book Who Was Mother Teresa is a story about a young girl named Agnes Agnes came from a family of five When Agnes got older and was eighteen she decided to become a nun When she became a nun that is when she changed her name to be sister Teresa and soon her name became to be Mother Teresa Mother Teresa was very humble She enjoyed helping people out A connection I have with Mother Teresa is I also enjoy helping people A theme I have for this story is no matter how people act and look that does not mean you can't help anyone I recommend this book to 5th 7th grade students What an incredible human Loved learning about her up bringing and how her family taught her to take in the poor and help others Devastating she lost her father at 8 and the Albanian government refused to let her dying mother and sister come to India and said they may not let her return to India if she went there I can't imagine saying good bye to my mother and family at age 18 and living as long as she did and never seeing them again I love the image of her physically carrying the poor I also love that she wouldn't take no for an answer and that she didn't push her religion on others but focused on love The best conversion is to make the people love one anotherWhen they love one another they come closer to God Love this lady

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