My birthmate’s canonization

Fr Mario Attard OFM Cap

With the fascinating melody of the great song written by the I pooh star, Ricardo Foglio, Storie di Tutti giorni (Everyday stories), I revently approached the life of my birthmate who now the Church has officially canonized as Saint Teresa of Calcutta.

Hers is a captivating story. It was not a story of those great hereos that history books speak about. She did not set sail toconquer entire peoples under compulsion. Thus, creating more poverty while enriching her pockets. No! Mother heard thepowerful cry of the dying Jesus on the Cross, “I thirst” (John 19:28). She responded with great generosity to that call. Continue reading “My birthmate’s canonization”