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Mother Teresa to be made a Saint

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Pope Francis authorized the Congregation for the Causes of Saints to promulgate a decree regarding a miracle attributed to the intercession of Blessed Teresa to be made a Saint. 

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What the actual story is?

She was born August 26, 1910 and died September 5, 1997. She was foundress of the Congregation of the Missionaries of Charity. She also was awarded a Nobel Peace Prize for her work helping the poor of Kolkata.

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Image via telegraph.co.uk

The Pope’s approval for these decrees came during a private audience with Cardinal Angelo Amato SDB, prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints.