Does Mother Teresa deserve to be a Catholic saint? | The Tylt

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Does Mother Teresa deserve to be a Catholic saint?
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#HonorSaintTeresa
#TeresaWasNoSaint

Mother Teresa was officially declared a Roman Catholic saint, and millions worldwide applauded the news. The Albanian nun worked with the poor and dying of Calcutta for nearly half a century, and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979. But others claim her legacy was tainted. Critics say her home for the dying offered appallingly substandard care, and her charity had questionable fiscal transparency. Should we #HonorSaintTeresa? Or do you think #TeresaWasNoSaint? Scroll down and VOTE!

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An Indian former Supreme Court judge criticized the canonization in a strongly worded Facebook post, saying that "vast sums of money accrued in bank accounts but very little was spent on medical expertise or making the lives of the sick and dying more comfortable."
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Others, including Hillary Clinton and her vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine, acknowledged the nun's many decades of service to the poorest of the poor.
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Teresa and her order received millions of dollars in donations, and her critics say the money was not properly accounted for.
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Many are quite simply appalled that anyone would criticize Teresa, and believe her sainthood was well deserved.
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But Mother Teresa had her critics. Douglas Robinson at the Independent argues "the reason she is being acknowledged by the Vatican in this ostentatious and rather costly fashion is much more to do with the fact that she represents the greatest PR victory of the Church in the past hundred years."
FINAL RESULTS
Does Mother Teresa deserve to be a Catholic saint?
A festive crown for the winner
#HonorSaintTeresa
#TeresaWasNoSaint
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