Browse notable saints such as Mother Theresa, St Jerome, and Thomas More.
The film "Mary Magdalene," starring Rooney Mara as Jesus’s famous female follower and Joaquin Phoenix as Jesus himself, has hit theaters. Critics say it presents Magdalene as a part of a feminist effort to "refute” the theory she was a prostitute redeemed by Jesus.
Mother Teresa was the founder of the Order of the Missionaries of Charity, a Roman Catholic congregation of women dedicated to helping the poor. Considered one of the 20th Century's greatest humanitarians, she was canonized as Saint Teresa of Calcutta in 2016.