Speech : Acceptance Speech By Mother Teresa

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Speech Analysis - Acceptance Speech by Mother Teresa This speech was presented by mother Teresa. She was a Roman Catholic religious sister and a missionary. Mother Teresa was a very recognize nun around the entire world. Many people knew her as the nun who went around the world helping and giving hope and faith to a lot of people who was in a need; however, she lived most of her life in India. She was born in august 26, 1910 in Skopje, Macedonia and died on September 5, 1997 in Kolkata, India at the age of 87. She was invited to present this speech at the age of 69, winning the Nobel Peace Awards. (Guevara and Figueroa) Since she was little her entire family was devoted to their religion that was the Catholic Church. It’s known that the death of his father at the age of 8 was a big impact for mother Teresa as to get more attached to her mother and eventually to get more involved in the church. When she was little she started by helping at the church and singing in at the chord. But it wasn’t into the age of 12 when mother Teresa really felt a calling to a religious life. She then began by teaching the girls at a religious church. In there, she went as a teacher into the year of 1944, when she became the principle. However, this did not last long since two years later she received a new called. (Hale) In this special time, she her the next words of Christ:
“I want Indian Nuns, Missionaries of Charity, who would be my fire of love amongst the poor, the sick, the dying and…
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