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  Mother Teresa (of Calcutta) (originally Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu) Online Encyclopedia Article About Mother Teresa (of ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Mother Teresa (of Calcutta) (originally Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu)
Christian missionary in India, born in Skopje, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.
In 2003 she was beatified by Pope John Paul II in a ceremony in St Peter's Square timed to coincide with the celebrations for his silver jubilee.
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  Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu - Wikipedia
Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu atau lebih dikenali sebagai Mother Teresa (Ibu Teresa), sempena Saint Teresa of Lisieux, saint penaung bagi pengembang agama asing.
Pada tahun 1928, Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu melawat India untuk mengajar di sekolah konven, tetapi dia begitu terharu melihatkan mereka yang sakit dan hampir mati yang terkaparan di jalan-jalan di Calcutta menyebabkan dia meninggalkan konvent untuk berkhidmat dikawasan setinggan pada tahun 1948.
Kemurahan hatinya menarik ramai yang lain untuk turut serta menyumbang bakti.
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 Mother Teresa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
While for some, Teresa was the embodiment of a "living saint," others such as Christopher Hitchens, who believed her to be "a fanatic, a fundamentalist, and a fraud," have raised questions about her public statements, working practices, political connections, and funding.
Teresa was born as Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu in Üsküb, a town in the Ottoman province of Kosovo (now Skopje in the Republic of Macedonia), where her father was a successful merchant.
Her parents, Nikollë (Kolë) and Dranafile Bojaxhiu, came from the city of Prizren in the south of Kosovo.
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 Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhio - Definition, explanation
August 1910 als Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhio in Skopje geboren, der heutigen Hauptstadt der selbständigen Republik Mazedonien.
Gonxha (Blütenknospe) wuchs in einer wohlhabenden albanisch-katholischen Familie auf.
"Zur Seligsprechung von Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, alias Mutter Teresa" Telepolis-Artikel von Erik Möller
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 AGNES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Agnes She is an Agnes (elle fait l'Agnès) - i.e., she is a sort of female "Verdant Green," who is so unsophisticated that she does not even know what love means.
Agnes (St.) is represented by Domenichino as kneeling on a pile of fagots, the fire extinguished, and the executioner about to slay her with the sword.
"St. Agnes was first tied to a stake, but the fire of the stakes went out; whereupon Aspasius, set to watch the martyrdom, drew his sword, and cut off her head." Source: Brewer's Dictionary.
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 Mère Teresa - Wikipédia
Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, plus connue sous le nom de Mère Teresa, est une religieuse catholique, née le 26 août 1910 à Skopje en Macédoine, dans une famille albanaise, et morte le 5 septembre 1997 à Calcutta.
Elle est le troisième et dernier enfant de Nikolle Bojaxhiu et Drana Bernai.
Après deux années de noviciat à Darjeeling, Agnès prononce des voeux temporaires, c'est à partir de cette date qu'elle se fait appeler Mère Teresa.
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 Beata Teresa di Calcutta (Agnes Gonxha Bojaxiu)
Nel 1931 la giovane Agnes emette i primi voti prendendo il nuovo nome di suor Mary Teresa del Bambin Gesù (scelto per la sua devozione alla santa di Lisieux), e per circa vent’anni insegna storia e geografia alle ragazze di buona famiglia nel collegio delle suore di Loreto a Entally, zona orientale di Calcutta.
(…)Madre Teresa di Calcutta, al secolo Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, era nata il 26 agosto 1910 a Skopje (ex-Jugoslavia, oggi Macedonia), da una famiglia cattolica albanese.
Nel 1931 la giovane Agnes emette i primi voti prendendo il nuovo nome di suor Mary Teresa del Bambin Gesù(scelto per la sua devozione alla santa di Lisieux), e per circa vent’anni insegnerà storia e geografia alle ragazze di buona famiglia nel collegio delle suore di Loreto a Entally, zona orientale di Calcutta.
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 AGNES GONXHA BOJAXHIU : Encyclopedia Entry
Mother Teresa, born Agnes Gonxhe Bojaxhiu IPA: [ˈagnɛs gɔnˈʤa bɔˈjaʤiu] (August 26, 1910 – September 5, 1997), was an Albanian Roman Catholic nun who founded the Missionaries of Charity and won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979 for her humanitarian work.
By the time she was twelve, Agnes was convinced that her vocation should be a religious life.
Agnes would never again set eyes on her mother or sister.
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 A Brief Biography
Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, the future Mother Teresa, was born on 26 August 1910, in Skopje, Macedonia, to Albanian heritage.
After spending her adolescence deeply involved in parish activities, Agnes left home in September 1928, for the Loreto Convent in Rathfarnam (Dublin), Ireland, where she was admitted as a postulant on October 12 and received the name of Teresa, after her patroness, St. Thérèse of Lisieux.
Agnes was sent by the Loreto order to India and arrived in Calcutta on 6 January 1929.
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 Mother Teresa
Born in Skopje, Macedonia in 1910, Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu (Mother Teresa) was the third child of the Bojaxhiu’s, a deeply devout Catholic couple.
Throughout her childhood, Agnes was involved in the Catholic youth organization Daughter of Mary.
She developed a keen interest in the works of missionaries and saints, and at the age of eighteen joins the Order of the Sisters of Our Lady of Loreto, attracted by their mission work in India.
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Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu was born on Aug 27, 1919 in Shkup, Albania (now Skopje, Macedonia) as the youngest of three children in a middle class family.
In her teens, Agnes became a member of a youth group in her local parish.
When she was only 17, Agnes took up the vocation of a Catholic missionary nun.
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 TIME 100: Mother Teresa
For the funeral of an 87-year-old Albanian immigrant by the name of Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu.
Bojaxhiu was born of Roman Catholic Albanian parents in 1910 in Shkup (now Skopje), a town that straddled the ethnic, linguistic, religious and geological fault line in the then Turkish province, later Yugoslav republic, now absurdly unnameable independent state of FYROM (the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia).
Bojaxhiu chose emigration over political activism and at the age of 18 entered the Sisters of Loreto's convent in Ireland as a novice.
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 Mother Teresa of Calcutta (Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu) (1910-1997), Roman Catholic nun and missionary
Mother Teresa of Calcutta (Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu) (1910-1997), Roman Catholic nun and missionary
Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu was born in Skopje, in what is now Macedonia, of Albanian parents.
In 1928 she joined the sisters of Loreto and began teaching at a St Mary's School in Calcutta becoming Principal in 1937.
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 TERESA WORD - Title
Agnes Bojaxhiu (Mother Teresa's real name) was born on August 27, 1910 into a well-off and very pious family in Skopje, Albania.
Agnes sensed her vocation in high school, and at the age of 18 years decided to become a missionary in India.
Agnes was not to see her family together again.
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 Mother Teresa Details, Meaning Mother Teresa Article and Explanation Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
She was beatified by Pope John Paul II in October 2003, hence she may be properly called Blessed Teresa by Catholics.
Teresa was born Agnes Gonxhe Bojaxhiu in Uskub, a town in the Ottoman province of Kosovo (now Skopje in the Republic of Macedonia), where her father was a successful contractor.
Her parents, Nikolla and Dranafila Bojaxhiu, were Catholic, though the majority of their native Albania is Muslim, with a large Orthodox Christian minority.
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 September 8, 1998
Gonxha (Agnes) Bojaxhiu, the future Mother Teresa, was born on August 26, 1910 in Skopje (ex-Yugoslavia).
Gonxha meditated on the meaning of life: "Man is created to praise, reverence and serve God Our Lord, and by this means to save his soul" (Spiritual Exercises, 23).
Gonxha taught class for little girls, all the while continuing her own studies in order to obtain a teaching diploma.
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 Mother Teresa Example Essays.com - Over 101,000 essays, term papers and book reports!
Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu was born August 26, 1910 in Skopje, in Macedonia.
Agnes often helped her mother deliver parcels of food and money to the poor and prayed with the whole family every evening.
This was an important moment for Agnes as she chose a life of self-sacrifice.
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 Mother Teresa : Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Mother Teresa (August 26, 1910 - September 5, 1997), also known as Mother Teresa of Calcutta was a revered Christian nun, missionary, peace advocate and anti-abortion advocate who tirelessly worked to improve the lives of the poor.
She was born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu in Skopje, Ottoman Empire (present-day Republic of Macedonia) of Albanian parents.
It uses material from the wikipedia article Mother Teresa : Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu.
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 Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
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 Mother Teresa: her life
Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu was born august 26, 1910; baptized august 27 in Skopje, in Macedonia.
He, Kolë, thought Agnes her first lessons in charity, together with Drana, his wife and Agnes' mother.
Agnes liked to be in church, she liked to read and to pray and to sing.
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 The passion of mother Theresa
Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu is born in Skopje in 1910.
When she is twelve, she hears a mysterious voice saying to her that she will be a religious figure when she grows up.
In 1929 Agnes becomes a novice and changes her name to Theresa, after the Belgian sister Theresa, who called her road the 'little road'.
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 Termpapers on Mother Teresa
She was born in 1910 in Macedonia with the name Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu.
She was born into a family of deeply religious Catholics.
Agnes felt she got the calling to work for God at the young age of fourteen.
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 Mother Teresa: Mission of Charity   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
HISTORY 1910 This strong and independent Slavic woman was born Gonxha (Agnes) Bojaxhiu in Skopje, Yugoslavia, on August 27, 1910.
The youngest of 5 children born to the well family of Nikola and Dronda Bojaxhiu.
Went to India and taught at a convent school in Calcutta 1931: she made her first vows there, choosing the name of Teresa, for (Teresa of Avila and Therese of Lisieux.) 1937: Took her final vows, and taught for 20 years in Saint Mary's High School in Calcutta, India.
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 Early Years of Mother Teresa
Born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu on August 26, 1910, in Skopje, Macedonia, in the former Yugoslavia, she was the youngest of three children.
In her teens, Agnes became a member of a youth group in her local pairsh called Sodality.
Through her involvement with their activities guided by a Jesuit priest, Agnes became interested in missionaries.
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 A great woman Example Essays.com - Over 101,000 essays, term papers and book reports!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
One of the most highly respected women in the world, Mother Teresa was known all over the world for her charitable work among the victims of poverty and particularly the people of Calcutta, India.
Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu was born on Aug. 27, 1910, in Skopje, Macedonia, of Albanian ancestry.
At the age of 18 she decided to become a nun, and she ventured to Dublin, Ireland, to join the Sisters of Loreto, a community of Irish nuns with a mission in the Archdiocese of Calcutta.
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 La Pasión de Madre Teresa
Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu nace en Skopje, capital de Macedonia, en 1910.
En 1929, Agnes entra al noviciado y cambia su nombre por el de Teresa, en honor a la hermana Teresa de Bélgica, quien llamaba su camino “el camino pequeño”.
Este camino pequeño consiste en servir a Dios a través de acciones simples y comunes, lo mejor posible y con una buena disposición.
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 The My Hero Project - Mother Teresa
Rose from Cranberry writes that AGNES GONXHA BOJAXHIU (Mother Teresa) is her hero.
What counted was what was inside a person, and she always saw the goodness there.
Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu was born on August 26, 1910 in Skopje, Macedonia, but she said that the day of her baptism was her real birthday.
www.myhero.com /hero.asp?hero=M_Teresa   (2061 words)

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