Mother Teresa - a fraudulent fundamentalist fanatic

Harsh words indeed.

A classic piece of Hitch-slap!

http://coffeelovingskeptic.com/?p=720

Hitch will be missed. I hope he stays with us, as productively and healthily, as he possibly can.

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Comment by annet on August 27, 2011 at 1:14pm
Old Hitch certainly doesn't mince words. :)

Ironically, it appears MT was also the mother of all closeted atheists.

"The letters, many of them preserved against her wishes (she had requested that they be destroyed but was overruled by her church), reveal that for the last nearly half-century of her life she felt no presence of God whatsoever — or, as the book's compiler and editor, the Rev. Brian Kolodiejchuk, writes, "neither in her heart or in the eucharist."

Read more: http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1655720,00.html#ix...
Comment by Steph S. on August 26, 2011 at 6:05pm
Thanks for the link to the article -- like others I'd only heard one side of the story -- I hadn't heard Hitchens explain the negative things she was doing.
Comment by Daniel W on August 26, 2011 at 3:31pm
She was a horrid woman, cruel and a hypocrite.

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