They all asked us: Teach us the word of God. She always understood herself a devoted servant of the God who had sent to the earth to serve the poor, disabled, and suffering people of slum society. But I have seen it very often. She was name of Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu as her birth name but finally she got another name of Mother Teresa after her great works and life achievement. He makes himself the hungry one the naked one the homeless one the sick one the one in prison the lonely one the unwanted one and he says: You did it to me. So abortion just leads to more abortion.
He gave him to the Virgin Mary, and what did she do with him? And I want you — and I am very grateful for what I have received. Mother Teresa Award Given To Salman Sufi According to a press release, Sufi in his acceptance speech paid tribute to Mother Teresa and the countless women who face abuse but are unable to seek justice. They can teach us so many beautiful things. As soon as he came in her life immediately she went in haste to give that good news, and as she came into the house of her cousin, the child the unborn child the child in the womb of Elizabeth, leapt with joy. She wanted to serve the mankind. Lord, grant that I may seek rather to comfort than to be comforted, to understand than to be understood; to love than to be loved; for it is by forgetting self that one finds; it is forgiving that one is forgiven; it is by dying that one awakens to eternal life.
And as if that were not enough - as if it were not enough that God the Son should become one of us and bring peace and joy while still in the womb - Jesus also died on the Cross to show that greater love. And we will be able through this understanding love to bring peace, be the good news to the poor. It hurt Jesus to love us, it hurt him. And she gave me a very simple answer: They are hungry also. For we are touching the Body of Christ 24 hours. She had joined a convent in the year 1928 and then came to India Darjeeling and then Kolkata. These are things that break peace.
We have been created to love and be loved, and then he has become man to make it possible for us to love as he loved us. So let us thank God that we have had this opportunity to come to know each other, and that this knowledge of each other has brought us very close. You must experience the joy of loving. But we are not afraid to kill an innocent child, that little unborn child, who has been created for that same purpose: to love God and to love you and me. How do we persuade a woman not to have an abortion? We pray this prayer every day after Holy Communion, because it is very fitting for each one of us. If we remember that God loves us, and that we can love others as He loves us, then America can become a sign of peace for the world. Many people are very, very concerned with the children of India, with the children of Africa where quite a number die, maybe of malnutrition, of hunger and so on, but millions are dying deliberately by the will of the mother.
And we who are standing here - our parents wanted us. I will tell you something beautiful. If we could only remember that God loves me, and I have an opportunity to love others as he loves me, not in big things, but in small things with great love, then Norway becomes a nest of love. She was born in very strong family of Catholic faith and got strongness and strength in generation from her parents. Over and over, she forces one to consider if social justice can ever be separated from faith. Be that good news to your own people. They are hurt because they are forgotten.
And you see this is where love begins - at home in the family. From here, a sign of care for the weakest of the weak - the unborn child - must go out to the world. It has been a tremendous experience and I go back to India- I will be back by next week, the 15th I hope - and I will be able to bring your love. He gave up everything to do the Father's will, to show us that we, too, must be willing to give everything to do God's will, to love one another as He loves each of us. That the children like themselves will need love and care and tenderness, like they get so much from their parents.
And the only companion that he enjoys is smoking. He was that little unborn child, was the first messenger of peace. And you know what they have told me? You too try to bring that presence of God in your family, for the family that prays together stays together. Like an angel-this is the greatness of people who are spiritually rich even when they are materially poor. We are carved in the palm of His hand, so close to Him that unborn child has been carved in the hand of God. Once I picked up a man from the street — from an open drain — and I took him to our home. I think that the best thing I can do is to pay tribute to her and to tell that she is much more than I, much more than all of us.
And I went there, and I saw in that home they had everything, beautiful things, but everybody was looking towards the door. In this year of the family we must bring the child back to the center of our care and concern. Before examination, she wanted to spend one month working with Mother Teresa in the Home for the Dying. For this is what we have been created for. And we read in the Scripture, for God says very clearly: Even if a mother could forget her child — I will not forget you — I have carved you in the palm of my hand.
So, let us grow in that holiness so that one day, we will be all one heart full of love in the Heart of Jesus. For all of this, they look to us with trust, hope and expectation. This turns the attention to self and so it destroys the gift of love in him or her. It is by forgiving that one is forgiven, it is by dying that one awakens to eternal life. And how beautiful it will be that from here a centre for peace has been given.