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  • Story of Japanese nun in India captures the heart of a missionary

    Story of Japanese nun in India captures the heart of a missionary

    • Oct 22, 2016

    Though many Catholics tend to associate missionaries with Europeans or Americans serving in the developing world, this 79-year-old Japanese nun who gave her life to India’s poor and children with special needs shows that a missionary heart can open up anywhere.

  • Indian cardinal says Mother Teresa was ‘Pope Francis before Francis’

    Indian cardinal says Mother Teresa was ‘Pope Francis before Francis’

    • Sep 25, 2016

    Cardinal Oswald Gracias of Mumbai, India, a member of Pope Francis’s “C9” council of cardinal advisers from around the world, said during a thanksgiving Mass for her sainthood on Sunday, “Her life is a testimony of truth and humble service. She chose not to be the last, but the servant of the last.”

  • Indian Catholic who plays in pop band creates Mother Teresa logo

    Indian Catholic who plays in pop band creates Mother Teresa logo

    • Aug 21, 2016

    To design a logo for a big Catholic event, you want someone who’s both faithful and plugged into the culture. For the canonization of Mother Teresa, organizers found Karen Vaswani, a Mumbai-based Catholic graphic designer who plays keyboards and vocals in a jazz, pop, and retro band called “Rockin’ Marmalade.”

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