St. Mother Teresa of Calcutta

(upholding the dignity of life)

 

Feast day: September 5

Patron Saint of: World Youth Day and Calcutta

 

Place of Birth: Uskub, Ottoman Empire now called Skopje, Republic of Macedonia

Date of Birth: August 26, 1910

Death: September 5, 1997

 

Mother Teresa is mostly known for her missionary work in Calcutta, India with the religious community, Missionaries of Charity – dedicated to the service of the poorest of the poor.

 

For more info please access the following link:

https://www.catholic.org/saints/saint.php?saint_id=5611