October 1, 2016 9:58 am

September 30, 2016: Sister Bernardine Stijnman was born in 1920 in Leiden (The Netherlands). She entered Berkel in 1945 and made her solemn profession in 1949. She was sent to Altbronn in 1955 and made her stability there in 1957. Sister was 96 years old and had been in monastic vows for 70 years when the Lord called her.