The Doctor Who Saved Mother Teresa

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Tags: Currents, Faith, Health, Health Care, Inspiration, Mother Teresa, New York City, Saints, Women in the Church

One month from now, Pope Francis will elevate Mother Teresa, one of the most beloved women of modern time, to sainthood. In 1989 her life was saved by a Manhattan doctor who rushed to her hospital bed when she was stricken by a mysterious illness. Currents Correspondent Katie Breidenbach speaks with Dr. George Lombardi about his urgent mission.