Posted on July 9, By Scott Youngren Despite the scientific and philosophical arguments for the existence of God presented on this website and elsewhere, some readers may still be haunted by a persistent question:
Teresa's School near her convent. Missionaries of Charity Missionaries of Charity motherhouse in Kolkata On 10 SeptemberTeresa experienced what she later described as "the call within the call" when she travelled by train to the Loreto convent in Darjeeling from Calcutta for her annual retreat.
It was an order. To fail would have been to break the faith. Teresa adopted Indian citizenship, spent several months in Patna to receive basic medical training at Holy Family Hospital and ventured into the slums. With no income, she begged for food and supplies and experienced doubt, loneliness and the temptation to return to the comfort of convent life during these early months: Our Lord wants me to be a free nun covered with the poverty of the cross.
Today, I learned a good lesson. The poverty of the poor must be so hard for them. While looking for a home I walked and walked till my arms and legs ached. I thought how much they must ache in body and soul, looking for a home, food and health. Then, the comfort of Loreto [her former congregation] came to tempt me.
Of free choice, my God, and out of love for you, I desire to remain and do whatever be your Holy will in my regard. I did not let a single tear come. Muslims were read the QuranHindus received water from the Gangesand Catholics received extreme unction.
Teresa then expanded the congregation abroad, opening a house in Venezuela in with five sisters. Responding to requests by many priests, in Mother Teresa founded the Corpus Christi Movement for Priests  and with priest Joseph Langford the Missionaries of Charity Fathers in  to combine the vocational aims of the Missionaries of Charity with the resources of the priesthood.
By the Missionaries of Charity numbered about brothers and 5, sisters worldwide, operating missions, schools and shelters in countries. By citizenship, an Indian. By faith, I am a Catholic nun.
As to my calling, I belong to the world. As to my heart, I belong entirely to the Heart of Jesus.
She began dozens of projects, undeterred by criticism of her stands against abortion and divorce: The first Missionaries of Charity home in the United States was established in the South Bronx area of New York Cityand by the congregation operated 19 establishments throughout the country.
Following a second attack inshe received an artificial pacemaker. Inafter a bout of pneumonia in Mexico, she had additional heart problems. Although Teresa offered to resign as head of the Missionaries of Charity, in a secret ballot the sisters of the congregation voted for her to stay and she agreed to continue.
Although Teresa had heart surgeryher health was clearly declining. According to Archbishop of Calcutta Henry Sebastian D'Souzahe ordered a priest to perform an exorcism with her permission when she was first hospitalised with cardiac problems because he thought she might be under attack by the devil.6 UESTIONS FOR ESSA AND DISCUSSION The Miracle Worker TEACHING UNIT The Miracle Worker Questions for Essay and Discussion 1.
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Graded Assignment – LACII The Miracle Worker, Lesson 1 Journal The questions in this assignment cover all the reading of William Gibson’s The Miracle Worker. You will be prompted to answer these questions as you work on the lessons.
You will need to turn in this assignment after you complete the lessons covering the entire play.