Mother Teresa (1910–1997) was a Roman Catholic nun who devoted her life to serving the poor and destitute around the world.
She spent many years in Calcutta, India where she founded the Missionaries of Charity, a religious congregation devoted to helping those in great need.
She then would not leave the hospital until they accepted the lady, and stayed by her side until she died.
From that point on she dedicated the majority of her life to caring for the poor.
Anges was born into a In 1948, he was granted permission to leave her job to "follow Christ into the slums."3 She began by starting an open-air school for the children of Calcutta.
She did not have any funding for her school, but that did not stop Mother Teresa.
She found a dying woman that was half eaten by rats and ants lying on the streets of Calcutta.
Mother Teresa took the lady to the hospital, but they refused to admit her.
After a couple years many people started volunteering and helped fund the school.
In 1948, Mother Teresa came across the first woman she cared for.