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Author of New ‘Mother Teresa’ Book Shares His Encounters with the Saint

“Only beginning to understand the greatness of Mother Teresa. Her theology is so simple yet so profound.”
September 7th, 2022

Reporter Christina Lee Knauss interviews Jim Towey about his new book about Mother Teresa, To Love and Be Loved: A Personal Portrait of Mother Teresa, which is now available in stores and online.  “I wrote this book because I wanted people to know that she is not some plastic saint,” Towey said. “She was flesh and blood and grit and determination. She laughed. She loved the sisters. But she also cried and knew darkness and abandonment. She was fully human. What made Mother different from us was how generously she responded to God’s love in the day to day events of her life.”

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