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Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ June 16

'In Yemen, which is entirely a Muslim country, I asked one of the rich people to build a Masjid there. People needed a place to pray, I said to him. They are all Muslim brothers and sisters. They need to have a place where they can meet God.'  

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The Joy in Loving

Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ June 15

'Overcome the finite with the infinite. Christ has created you because He wanted you. I know what you feel – terrible longing, with dark emptiness – and yet, He is the one in love with you. I do not know if you have seen these few lines before, but they fill and empty me: ‘My… Continue reading Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ June 15

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Mother Teresa’s ‘ The Joy In Loving’ June 13

'None of us, I am sure knows what is the pain of hunger, but one day I learned it from a little child. I found the child in the street and I saw in her face that terrible hunger that I have seen in many eyes. Without questioning her I gave her a piece of… Continue reading Mother Teresa’s ‘ The Joy In Loving’ June 13

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Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ June 12

'Have you ever gone to help any charitable organization in your own country? If you have never gone, I think you should not miss such an opportunity in life. It gives you the experience of sheer joy and fulfillment. You will get in touch with Christ as you would nowhere else.’  

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Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ June 11

'Our work should not be superficial but deep. We must reach the heart. To reach the heart we must do – love is proved in deeds. People are attracted more by what they see than by what they hear. If people wish to help, let them come and see – the reality is more attractive… Continue reading Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ June 11

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Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ June 10

'If I was told, you may only stay here and work for the poor if you give up your faith, your religion, which would I choose? My religion nobody can take from me, and therefore they cannot refuse it, they cannot take it from me. This is something within me. If there is no alternative… Continue reading Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ June 10

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Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ June 9

'How can we help students to see the richness of community service? Teach them. And ask them to love in their own family. Love begins at home. Lots of love always brings lots of peace. That’s why it is important for the family to pray together, and they will stay together and love one another.… Continue reading Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ June 9