Thousands of pilgrims were there to attend the ceremony at St Peter’s Square for the Mass and canonization.
Where a 12-member central delegation led by Sushma Swaraj, two state government-level delegations from Delhi and West Bengal were also present.
Pope Francis responded:
“After due deliberation and frequent prayers for divine assistance, and having sought the counsel of many of our brother bishops, we declare and define Blessed Teresa of Calcutta to be a saint and we enrol her among the saints, decreeing that she is to be venerated as such by the whole Church.”
No wonder, why a lady with just the possessions of a bucket and two saris would not be loved by all.
I wish that her contributions and grace of dignity would remain alive among the next generations as well.