"Mother Teresa marked the history of our century . . . . and made those who had been defeated by life feel the tenderness of God."--Pope St John Paul II
"We can do no great things, only small things with great love."--Mother Teresa
Before her death in 1997 Mother Teresa of Calcutta had cometo embody for people of all nations and faiths the very definition of holiness. This selection of her writings highlights the essence of her spiritual message, of simple Christian love and service to the poor--which is not only a path of faithful discipleship but the way to human happiness and fulfillment.
Jean Maalouf holds a doctorate in philosophy from the Paris-Sorbonne University and is author of many books including Praying with Mother Teresa, The Healing Power of Joy, and Pope John XXIII also in the Modern Spiritual Masters series. He lives in Connecticut.