Cardinal Justin Rigali, Bishop Richard F. Stika, Father Richard Armstrong, and Sister Timothea Elliott, RSM have all met Saint Teresa of Kolkata. Mother Teresa was elevated to sainthood in a Mass of Canonization celebrated by Pope Francis in Rome on Sunday, Sept. 4.
In this video, each of them reflect on Saint Teresa’s impact and mission.
The Diocese of Knoxville has a parish church named after Mother Teresa. Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Church in Maynardville will be renamed Saint Teresa of Kolkata Catholic Church during a special Mass celebrated there by Bishop Stika at 9 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 11.