Mother Teresa

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Noun1.Mother Teresa - Indian nun and missionary in the Roman Catholic Church (born of Albanian parents in what is now Macedonia)Mother Teresa - Indian nun and missionary in the Roman Catholic Church (born of Albanian parents in what is now Macedonia); dedicated to helping the poor in India (1910-1997)
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The saintly image is no longer an automatic label for Agnes Gonxhe Bojaxhiu.
Dr Alpion, a lecturer in sociology at the University of Birmingham, has probed into the early life of Mother Teresa or, as she was then known, Agnes Gonxhe Bojaxhiu, in order to examine the origins of her religious devotion and charity work.