• Vatican prepares ‘St. Teresa’ of Calcutta stamp

    Vatican prepares ‘St. Teresa’ of Calcutta stamp

    • Aug 5, 2016

    The Vatican will anticipate the canonization of Mother Teresa with a special postage stamp to be released Sept. 2, two days before she’s declared a saint. The 95-cent stamp features a wrinkled but radiant Mother Teresa smiling in her blue-trimmed, white sari, overlaid with an image of her holding a child’s hand.

  • Prelate who arranged exorcism for Mother Teresa dead at 90

    Prelate who arranged exorcism for Mother Teresa dead at 90

    • Jul 3, 2016

    Archbishop Henry D’Souza of Calcutta, who once arranged an exorcism for Mother Teresa and who later launched the process for her canonization, and who described himself as her “special son,” died June 27 at 90 years old.

  • Indian archbishop blasts criticism of Mother Teresa

    Indian archbishop blasts criticism of Mother Teresa

    • Jun 27, 2016

    After an Indian politician linked to right-wing Hindu nationalist movements recently claimed that Mother Teresa was trying to “Christianize” India, Archbishop Thomas Menamparampil fired back, telling Crux those “rash comments” are not only untrue, they risk demeaning the “great religion” of Hinduism they purport to represent.