Mangaluru, Sep 03, 2016: A special media release recived here spells out the details of the great even of Mother Teresa being declared a ’Saint’ of the Catholic Churchon September 4, St Aloysius College (SAC), run by Jesuit Fathers, has arranged its own series of programmes today Sept 4, Saturday to mark the occasion.
Rev Fr Swebert D’Silva, principal, SAC said Mother Teresa worked for the poor, destitute and the dying, first in Kolkata and then throughout the world.
Mother Teresa is considered as the ’Saint of the Gutters’. Now with the Pope conferring sainthood, Mother Teresa will be elevated from the ’gutter to the altar’. To mark this happy occasion, the college has organized a short programme at the Katte Stage. Mother Teresa’s Sisters (Missionaries of Charity) will be present where a garden and an auditorium of the College will be named after her.
A statue will be also erected.