The Vatican Congregation for the doctrine of the saints had unanimously recognized the healing of Mother Teresa 35-year-old Brazilian, who had an incurable brain pathology. This opened the way to classifying her as a Saint.
Canonization of Mother Teresa and several others will be held on 4th September, Reuters reports.
Mother Teresa, an Albanian by origin, was born in 1910 in Macedonia. In 1949 she founded a religious order "Sisters of mercy". Nun most of my life lived in India, where he helped the needy. Died in 1997 in Kolkata, reports Russian service Bi-Bi-si.
In 1979, the nun was awarded the Nobel peace prize. In 2003, she was beatified. Canonization of mother Teresa was a unique case in the history of the Catholic Church. Nobody else was canonized so soon after his death (five years later). Although, according to the laws of the Church must wait five years before you can start the process of canonization of the priest, generally, it is dozens, and sometimes hundreds of years.
Now in the order of "Sisters missionaries of love" there are several thousand sisters of charity, who help the needy in different countries of the world. They take care of seriously ill patients, including infected with leprosy and tuberculosis, as well as the orphans, the poor and victims of natural disasters.
While mother Teresa was criticized for her sharp attitude to contraception and abortion, as well as for the fact that she was taking donations from corrupt politicians, and met some of the most notorious world leaders such as Haitian dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier.