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A Christmas Story: How Humility Can Help De-stress New Parents, Build Tolerance

David Briggs | Posted 12.21.2016 | Religion
David Briggs

Humility is at the heart of the Christian story of Christmas -- the divine becoming human in a simple stable. And in many sermons this weekend, belie...

Mother Teresa, Saint Of Darkness

Catherine Corman | Posted 10.31.2016 | Religion
Catherine Corman

Mother Teresa's father was poisoned for his political beliefs when she was seven. She was raised by her mother, who invited beggars knocking at the do...

Can Mother Teresa's 'Cult Of Suffering' Teach Us Anything?

John Backman | Posted 09.28.2016 | Religion
John Backman

Who's right about Mother Teresa's approach to suffering? Should we imitate it, condemn it, or something in between?

Jon Voight Likens Donald Trump To Mother Teresa At Values Voter Summit

The Huffington Post | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 09.12.2016 | Queer Voices

At the annual Values Voter Summit this weekend, Christian conservative leaders and attendees offered interesting and sometimes bizarre explanations fo...

What I Learned After Spending One Day With Mother Teresa

Sen. Dick Durbin | Posted 09.08.2016 | Politics
Sen. Dick Durbin

One day, many years ago, on the streets of Calcutta I saw what one person could do when she humbled herself and dedicated her life to the "unloved, unwanted, uncared for."

Mother Teresa Canonized "St. Teresa of Calcutta" By Pope Francis, She Lives!

Noel Irwin Hentschel | Posted 09.06.2016 | World
Noel Irwin Hentschel

Vatican City. September 5. Lights, Cameras, Action. Reporting live from St. Peter's Square on the inaugural Feast Day of the newly canonized Santa Teresa Di Calcutta. Surrounded by tens of thousands of pilgrims from every nation, religion and political party, reflecting the people Mother Teresa cared for with compassion and a clear mission.

What Christians Need to Learn from Mother Teresa

Richard Stearns | Posted 09.05.2016 | Religion
Richard Stearns

This weekend, Mother Teresa was canonized as a saint by the Catholic Church. It is remarkable that this humble woman who stood barely 5 feet tall became a global celebrity, sought out by heads of state and venerated by just about everyone on the planet.

14 Vintage Photos Of Mother Teresa Show A Saint In The Making

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 09.04.2016 | Religion

Before Mother Teresa became known throughout the world for her humanitarian work, she was Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, a young girl trying to decide what to...

Pope Francis Proclaims Mother Teresa A Saint

Reuters | Adam Goldberg | Posted 09.04.2016 | Religion

By Isla Binnie VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Mother Teresa of Calcutta, known as the “saint of the gutters” during her life, was declared a saint of th...

The Day (Saint) Mother Teresa Gave Me Her Business Card

David Kessler | Posted 09.02.2016 | Religion
David Kessler

As Mother Teresa is being declared a saint by Pope Francis, I remember our meeting in the last year of her life. In 1996, I was visiting India and one evening after viewing the Taj Mahal in Agra, I met a priest in the hotel bar. Really. He was on his way to Mother Teresa's Home for the Dying Destitute. When I mentioned my lifelong work with the dying, he asked if I wanted to join him.

What It Was Like To Know Mother Teresa

Catholic Relief Services | Posted 08.30.2016 | Religion
Catholic Relief Services

By Jim DeHarpporte To win the Nobel Peace Prize is a rare feat. For a Nobel Peace Prize winner to be declared a saint, well that is unique. And for th...

Christiane Amanpour Exclusive Encounter: Who Would Mother Teresa Vote For? Trump Of Course!

Noel Irwin Hentschel | Posted 07.29.2016 | Politics
Noel Irwin Hentschel

The last time I was with the highly-respected international journalist Christiane Amanpour was on a rooftop in Calcutta for a CNN interview during the...

Everything I Know About Prayer I Learned from George Carlin

Bert Montgomery | Posted 06.06.2016 | Religion
Bert Montgomery

Everything I know about prayer, I learned from the late comedian and atheist George Carlin. Well, maybe not everything. Long before I was old enough ...

Faith, Hope and Medical Technology Still Strong in Boston

Ray Flynn | Posted 05.03.2016 | Religion
Ray Flynn

Sometimes we can be our own worst critics! I can't tell you how often I've heard people say that fewer Catholics attend Church anymore.

Mother Teresa To Become A Saint In September

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 03.15.2016 | Religion

Mother Teresa of Calcutta, the nun who dedicated her life to helping the poor, will be made a saint of the Roman Catholic Church at a ceremony on Sept...

Playwright James Trivers' Provocative "Drinks with Mother Teresa" Selected for New Play Lab at 35th Inge Festival

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 03.10.2017 | Arts
Ashley Jude Collie

"All the world's a stage, And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and their entrances, And one man in his time plays many part...

Pope Condemns "Apathy" of Media and World Leaders Over "Diabolical" Acts By Radical Islamist Assassins of Mother Teresa Nuns and Kidnapping of Priest in Yemen-Why the Deafening Silence?

Noel Irwin Hentschel | Posted 03.08.2017 | World
Noel Irwin Hentschel

Vatican news reports Pope Francis' emotional admonition of "diabolical" attacks carried out by radical Islamist assassins who executed 15 innocent people including four Mother Teresa Nuns while these beloved "Missionaries of Charity" were selflessly caring for the forgotten poor, sick and dying.

The Metropolitan Room of Ageless Art

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 02.04.2017 | Arts
Randee Mia Berman

According to owner Bernie Furshpan, the goal of this Flatiron district cabaret is to revive the "golden age of cabaret" with both renowned performers and new faces.

Mother Teresa Is Officially Becoming A Saint

Religion News Service | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 12.18.2015 | Religion

Pope Francis celebrated his 79th birthday on Thursday (Dec. 17) with a gift to the many devotees of Mother Teresa of Calcutta: The pontiff gave final ...

Mother Teresa To Become A Saint

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 12.18.2015 | Religion

VATICAN CITY, Dec 18 (Reuters) - Mother Teresa of Calcutta, the Nobel laureate who dedicated her life to helping the poorest of the poor, will be made...

Thanksgiving Satisfies Hunger to Be Appreciated

Marcia Naomi Berger | Posted 11.18.2016 | Women
Marcia Naomi Berger

Relationships thrive when compliments flow. So why not extend the concept of Thanksgiving beyond when we've eaten our fill and cleared the plates? How about giving thanks to your partner, saying specifically what you appreciate about him or her--every single day?

A Revealing Look At Mother Teresa In The Upcoming Film, 'The Letters'

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 11.14.2016 | Arts
Jeryl Brunner

On December 4, The Letters, a feature film about Mother Teresa's life will open in theaters across the nation.

Back to the Future: Love Trumps All

Justin Frank | Posted 10.25.2016 | Entertainment
Justin Frank

Now that Trump has virtually joined the cast, I wonder what might have happened if his Princess Diana blast from the past fantasy had actually come true? It could have been huge...

Living Passionately: 21 People Who Found Their Purpose -- And How You Can Too

Jim Luce | Posted 10.23.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jim Luce

In our hearts, we all wish for a life filled with meaning and purpose, but how many of us are meeting this goal? Life seems to continually throw obsta...

A Beautiful Place, Without Fear

Catherine Nagle | Posted 10.21.2016 | Religion
Catherine Nagle

How do we really know whether that inner voice we hear is God's voice or our own? How many times do we try to solve problems in our own lives or try solving them for others, seeking a solution or a change for the better? And how many times have we failed?