MARY JOHNSON joined the Missionaries of Charity, the group commonly known as the Sisters of Mother Teresa of Calcutta, at age 19. Mother Teresa trusted her and she rose quickly in the ranks. Mother Teresa sent Mary to study theology at Regina Mundi, a pontifical institute aggregated to the Gregorian University in Rome, where she received a diploma in religious studies, summa cum laude. For fifteen of Mary Johnson's twenty years as a sister, she was stationed in Rome and often lived with Mother Teresa for weeks at a time. After leaving the sisters in 1997, Johnson completed a BA in... Read More

An Unquenchable Thirst

Category: Social Science - Women's Studies; Biography & Autobiography - Personal Memoirs; Religion - Spirituality
Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: February 2013
Price: $16.00
ISBN: 978-0-385-52748-4 (0-385-52748-9)

An Unquenchable Thirst