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  Mother Earth News: The Original Guide to Living Wisely
Mother Earth News e-books are packed with practical information, innovative ideas and creative projects right at your fingertips.
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  Mother Teresa - Biography
Mother Teresa was born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu in Skopje*, Macedonia, on August 27, 1910.
On October 7, 1950, Mother Teresa received permission from the Holy See to start her own order, "The Missionaries of Charity", whose primary task was to love and care for those persons nobody was prepared to look after.
Mother Teresa's work has been recognised and acclaimed throughout the world and she has received a number of awards and distinctions, including the Pope John XXIII Peace Prize (1971) and the Nehru Prize for her promotion of international peace and understanding (1972).
www.nobelprize.org /peace/laureates/1979/teresa-bio.html   (511 words)

  
 Urban Legends Reference Pages: Youngest Mother
The youngest mother on record was a five-year-old Peruvian girl.
The possibility of a girl becoming a mother at the age of 5, as reported on Sunday from Lima, Peru, was upheld today by
He said that although there was some confusion as to whether the mother was 5 or 6, there was no doubt of the authenticity of the case, which he described as the most amazing thing in his career as a physician.
www.snopes.com /pregnant/medina.asp   (1181 words)

  
  Amazon.com: Mother: Video: Richard Assad,Paul Collins,Kimiko Gelman,Isabel Glasser,James Gleason (II),Anne Haney,Harry ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
He decides that the best way to improve his romantic future is to move back in with his mother and resolve their simmering differences--a wild leap of logic that seems outrageous to John's brother (Rob Morrow), who has always been their mother's favorite son.
Mother is a movie about people who know how to push each other's buttons--all the wrong buttons--and the comedy will be recognized by anyone who's ever been exasperated by one or both of their parents.
It is a hilarious and sometimes poignant film about a twice-divorced man who moves back home to live with his mother in an effort to gain insight from his relationship with her.
www.amazon.com /Mother-Richard-Assad/dp/6304502362   (1267 words)

  
  Mother - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A mother is the biological or social female parent of a child or offspring, while the male parent is the father.
In the case of a mammal such as a human, the mother gestates her child (called first an embryo, then a fetus) in the womb from conception until the fetus is sufficiently well-developed to be born.
In non-sexual organisms, "mother" can sometimes be used to mean "parent"; in the case of single-celled organisms that reproduce by fission, the mother is a cell that divides to produce "daughters".
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mother   (401 words)

  
 Queen Mother - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The term Queen Mother is a title often held by the mother of a reigning monarch.
Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother (1900–2002) — the widow of George VI and mother of Queen Elizabeth II.
Similarly, Maharani Gayatri Devi of Jaipur was the third wife of her husband, the monarch, but not the mother of his successor, a son by the king's first wife.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Queen_Mother   (628 words)

  
 Birthmother Or Birth Mother - Adoption Encyclopedia
The biological or genetic mother of an adopted child; the woman who, with the birthfather, conceived the child and who carried the pregnancy to term and delivered, then subsequently placed the child for adoption.
The term is sometimes also used to refer to all biological mothers, whether their parental rights are transferred to adoptive parents or they choose to parent their children, but usually the terms is used to refer solely to a woman who chose adoption for her child.
Although unmarried mothers who chose adoption for their children prior to the early 1970s were often young students living at home with their parents (based on various studies, including one by Trudy Festinger in 1971), Grow found a reversal and a trend for older mothers rather than younger mothers to choose adoption.
encyclopedia.adoption.com /entry/birthmother-or-birth-mother/64/1.html   (3758 words)

  
 Mother Tongue Creation @ HillCountryArtists.com (Hill Country Artists)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The term "mother tongue" should not be interpreted to mean that it is the language of one's mother.
Mother in this context probably originated from the definition of mother as source, or origin; as in mother-country or land.
The Brazilian linguist Cleo Altenhofen considers the denomination "mother tongue" in its general usage to be imprecise and subject to various interpretations that are biased in linguistic prejudices, especially with respect to bilingual children from ethnic minority groups.
www.hillcountryartists.com /encyclopedia/Mother_tongue   (513 words)

  
 Mother-2-Mother.com
If mother is concerned about the type of medication she uses, she can check with her local LC or her doctor, to see what information there is available on that particular medication.
Mothers with chronic hepatitis C are often advised that they can nurse their infants, but they should discuss this with their physician.
Mother should be careful not to contaminate her milk via hand contact with sores, or from contact with breast pump.
www.mother-2-mother.com /mh2.htm   (3692 words)

  
 Happy Mother's Day   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In Queen Victoria's era, Mother's Day was not actively celebrated although she would have approved of it since she was known as the great-grandmother of Europe and was devoted to her family and her nine children.
The mother loves her child most divinely, not when she surrounds him with comfort and anticipates his wants, but when she resolutely holds him to the highest standards and is content with nothing less than his best.
For all the mothers of the victims of the Colorado shooting, and the mothers of the murderers.
www.marvelcreations.com /mothersday.html   (3130 words)

  
 Mother Theresa of Calcutta - Ascension of Immortal Saints
Beloved Mary, the Mother of Jesus, announced on September 7, 1997 that this precious Daughter of God has Ascended and become One with Her beloved Mighty I AM Presence.
Mother Teresa was born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, the youngest of three children of an Albanian builder, on August 26, 1910 in Skopje, Macedonia.
Mother Mary, September 7, 1997 The Temple of The Presence, Copyright © 1997 The Temple of The Presence ™
www.ascension-research.org /mother.html   (2767 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: The Blessed Virgin Mary
Thus both child and mother were sanctified by the presence of Mary and the Word Incarnate [53]; filled as she was with the Holy Ghost, Elizabeth "cried out with a loud voice, and said: Blessed art thou among women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb.
She became our mother at the moment she consent to the Incarnation of the Word, the Head of the mystical body whose members we are; and she sealed her motherhood by consenting to the bloody sacrifice on the cross which is the source of our supernatural life.
At least part of the verses refer to the mother whose son is to rule all the nations with a rod of iron; according to Psalm 2:9, this is the Son of God, Jesus Christ, Whose mother is Mary.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/15464b.htm   (12514 words)

  
 Single mother - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Single mother
The Child Support Agency aimed to deliver a better and fairer maintenance system by forcing fathers to pay maintenance, but single mothers on income support then have their benefit reduced accordingly.
In 1998, 50% of lone mothers had a gross weekly income of less than £150.
This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Single+mother   (364 words)

  
 Mother Teresa Page.
Mother Teresa, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, died earlier this afternoon (Friday 1:30 EDT) in her convent in India.
Mother Teresa,...the late Roman Catholic nun and missionary known as "the Saint of the Gutters"....devoted her life to the succor of the sick and the outcast, earthly sufferers were nothing less than Christ in "distressing disguise."
Mother Teresa was born as Gonxhe Agnes Bojaxhiu on August 27, 1910, in Shkup (Skopje), present day Macedonia, which at the time was the center of the Kosova vilayet (province) of the Ottoman Empire.
www.geocities.com /TheTropics/7177/teresa.htm   (711 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | UK | Mum's the word, says the world
Mother is the most beautiful word in the English language, according to a survey of non-English speakers.
Mother, passion, smile, love and eternity were the top five choices - but father did not even make it into the list of 70 words.
He said: "All of us have a mother and have a reasonable idea of who that person is, it's one piece of certainty we can have and it's also a very powerful word in a variety of cultures.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/uk_news/4039185.stm   (1017 words)

  
 A dog man gets a cat. By Jon Katz
Mother was not like the other animals Rose had encountered and dominated.
From that point on, even when Mother was right in front of her, Rose pretended not to notice her.
Mother staked out the barn and the barnyard right away, sashaying back and forth at the pasture gate, taunting the dogs, strutting her stuff, almost daring anybody to start something.
www.slate.com /id/2133625   (1113 words)

  
 Creation Myths -- Australian Aborigine Creation Myth   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Sun Mother glided down to Earth, which was bare at the time and began to walk in all directions and everywhere she walked plants grew.
The Sun Mother was forced to come down from her home in the sky to mediate their bickering.
The Sun Mother looked down upon the Earth and thought to herself that she must create new creatures less the Father of All Spirits be angered by what she now saw.
www.cs.williams.edu /~lindsey/myths/myths_13.html   (566 words)

  
 Blessed Mother Teresa, Missionaries Of Charity, Order of Mother Theresa, Calcutta, Bangalore and the World
Mother Teresa expired on 5th September, Friday 1997 in Calcutta, incidently, this was also the day of Lady Diana's funeral in England.
A Mother of the Poor, A Mother of the Sick, A Mother of the Lonely, a Mother of the Unborn, A Mother of the People, May God's Strength be with You All through this time of Grief and Always.
Mother Teresa was A Jewel in India's Crown.
www.geocities.com /Athens/2960/mothert.htm   (2717 words)

  
 Mother Teresa | Humanitarian
Mother Teresa, whose original name was Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, was born on August 26, 1910 in what is now Skopje, Macedonia.
She always wrote her birthday as the 27th of August because that was the day of her baptism, which was always more important to her than her birth.
Mother Teresa has quietly but effectively devoted her life to the world's disadvantaged, spreading her message of hope from the slums of India to AIDS clinics in the United States.
www.lucidcafe.com /library/95aug/motherteresa.html   (490 words)

  
 HOPE & HEALING - The Mother Teresa of Calcutta Memorial Page
Mother Teresa, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, died on September 5, 1997, in her convent in India.
In 1950 Mother Teresa and her associates were approved within the archdiocese of Calcutta as the Missionaries of Charity.
Mother Teresa is to be given a state funeral by the Indian government on Sept. 13, 1997.
www.catholic.net /hope_healing/template_channel.phtml?channel_id=22   (3217 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: mother   (Site not responding. Last check: )
May 12th, 2006 Orlando mother and son hit by car, son dies Orlando authorities say a 12-year-old boy is dead while his mother remains in the hospital...
Mother’s Day 2006 May 12th, 2006 Mother’s Day 2006 is fast approaching, have you done something special for you mom lately?
My mother died a few years ago, but when I was a teenager living with her, we got along pretty well.
technorati.com /tag/mother   (548 words)

  
 Activity Idea Place: Mother's Day   (Site not responding. Last check: )
While his mother is off looking for food, a baby bird hatches from his egg.
Except you choose one child to be the baby bird in the middle and the child with a block or toy is the mommy.
The Bird point to a child and asks "Are you my Mother?" the child answers "Yes" if they have the block or "No I am a ___" fill in the ___ with cat, dog, boat..
www.123child.com /easter/mother.html   (929 words)

  
 Mother (1996/II)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Nancy really wanted to come out of acting retirement to play the role, but declined because she couldn't bear to be away from husband and former president Ronald Reagan, suffering from Alzheimer's disease.
Also on Brooks' list of former actresses to play his mother was Doris Day, but she showed no interest in coming out of acting retirement.
Brooks is an old friend of actress/writer Carrie Fisher, and he knew her famous mother (Debbie Reynolds) through her.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0117091   (439 words)

  
 Happy Mother's Day
Mother's Day is not just a cool holiday for moms to relax, it is also a great opportunity for moms and daughters to take time out of their busy schedules and spend time together.
On Mothering Sunday, the servants were encouraged to return home and spend the day with their mothers.
Jarvis persuaded her mother's church in Grafton, West Virginia, to celebrate Mother's Day on the second anniversary of her mother's death, the second Sunday of May. By the next year, Mother's Day was also observed in Philadelphia.
www.girlpower.gov /girlarea/05may/history.htm   (428 words)

  
 Mother - Rotten Tomatoes
As John tries to figure out why, as he puts it, she hates him, he also has to contend with his jealous younger brother, who can't stand to see him threatening his position as mama's boy.
MOTHER is a bittersweet comedy from Albert Brooks, the master of urbane wit.
MOTHER won Best Screenplay prizes from the New York Film Critics and the National Society of Film Critics.
www.rottentomatoes.com /m/1075959-mother/about.php   (429 words)

  
 Mother Teresa of Calcutta - Ascension of Immortal Saints
Mother Teresa of Calcutta - Ascension of Immortal Saints
Beloved Mother Teresa left her physical body on September 5, 1997.
Mother Teresa was given a state funeral by the government of India on September 13, 1997.
www.ascension-research.org /teresa.html   (2822 words)

  
 MotherJones.com | Home - Daily News, Political Commentary and Analysis
"Mother Jones is a magazine of fine, conscious-inducing editorial.
They cover topics other mags leave alone and have established themselves (quite rightly) as the forerunner of well-researched, liberal views and community-minded actions.
The thing is, you wouldn't know because, frankly, Mother Jones doesn't go out of its way to market itself to a newer, sexier crowd.
www.motherjones.com   (1021 words)

  
 Mother's Day on the Net - The Story
On Mothering Sunday the servants would have the day off and were encouraged to return home and spend the day with their mothers.
Jarvis persuaded her mother's church in Grafton, West Virginia to celebrate Mother's Day on the second anniversary of her mother's death, the 2nd Sunday of May. By the next year Mother's Day was also celebrated in Philadelphia.
President Woodrow Wilson, in 1914, made the official announcement proclaiming Mother's Day as a national holiday that was to be held each year on the 2nd Sunday of May.
www.holidays.net /mother/story.htm   (603 words)

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