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- proper n. A nun who worked among the poor for many decades in India.
- n. A person who is completely unselfish to the point of being saintly.
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- n. Indian nun and missionary in the Roman Catholic Church (born of Albanian parents in what is now Macedonia); dedicated to helping the poor in India (1910-1997)
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Nation in which he called Mother Teresa "The Ghoul of Calcutta".
She remains in Thailand, at her clinic, where she is known as the Mother Teresa of the Burmese.
He called Mother Teresa "a fanatic, a fundamentalist and a fraud."
Hitchens wrote an article for The Nation in which he called Mother Teresa "The Ghoul of
To liken herself to Mother Teresa is to misunderstand the latter's work of alleviating the pain and suffering of the poor and the unwanted.
But those who would call Mother Teresa a “fanatic”?
Many called Mother Teresa "the saint of the gutters" for her tireless work with the poor.
Oh ... c'mon Uncle Bob ... you HAVE to apologize for calling Mother Teresa a bitch ... right???
He once referred to Mother Teresa of Calcutta as a "fanatical Albanian dwarf."
The late Christopher Hitchens called Mother Teresa the ghoul of Calcutta, because, he believed, her ministrations to the poor were really a cover-up for her religious fanaticism.
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