Mother Teresa canonized Updated 6:26 AM ET, Sun September 4, 2016 Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Photos: Mother Teresa canonized A general view of Saint Peter's Square during the canonization ceremony of Mother Teresa of Calcutta at the Vatican, on Sunday, September 4, 2016. Pope Francis canonized Mother Teresa as a saint.Hide Caption 1 of 9 Photos: Mother Teresa canonized Pope Francis leads a Holy Mass and canonization of Mother Teresa on Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican.Hide Caption 2 of 9 Photos: Mother Teresa canonized Nuns of the Missionary of Charity, the religious order founded by Mother Teresa, carry her relics during Mass.Hide Caption 3 of 9 Photos: Mother Teresa canonized Faithful attend the canonization Mass for Mother Teresa celebrated by Pope Francis.Hide Caption 4 of 9 Photos: Mother Teresa canonized A tapestry showing Mother Teresa hangs from the facade of St. Peter's Basilica.Hide Caption 5 of 9 Photos: Mother Teresa canonized Queen Sofia of Spain, bottom right, greets Mother Superior of the Missionaries of Charity Sister Prema, center, ahead of a Canonization Mass by Pope Francis for Mother Teresa, in St. Peter's Square.Hide Caption 6 of 9 Photos: Mother Teresa canonized Faithful wait for the Mass and canonization of Mother Teresa Sunday.Hide Caption 7 of 9 Photos: Mother Teresa canonized The faithful wait for the Mass to begin.Hide Caption 8 of 9 Photos: Mother Teresa canonized Irma Escuero, of New York, holds a statue of Mother Teresa before the start of Mass celebrated by Pope Francis at the Vatican. Hide Caption 9 of 9Photo gallery of Mother Teresa being canonizedMore from WorldNASA releases new pictures of JupiterQueen Elizabeth visits attack victims3D-printed rocket launches into spaceWhat's happening in Libya?Victim's mother: 'Don't let this beat us'