Mother Teresa 1971 Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.
I could put up Mother Teresa for Women's History Month and she would be enough, actually. She gave up a cushy life to follow her heart and soul. She stood up to the world, toe to toe, to represent for those she loved, the lowest of the low, the caste beneath all castes. Just like Jesus did (and does.)
I especially admire how she stood up to abortion advocates, Bill Clinton, et al, in particular.
National Prayer Breakfast Speech Against Abortion - 1994http://www.orthodoxytoday.org/articles4/MotherTeresaAbortion.php
When asked by a reporter how he felt about what Mother Teresa had to say on abortion, Bill Clinton said the following: “How can anyone argue with a life so well-lived?”
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Books about Mother Teresa that may be of interesthttp://www.motherteresa.org/06_publication/books_en.html
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