May 5, 2021 8:04 am

May 03, 2021: Sister Maria Theresia Nonomura Ayako was born in 1923 in Osaka Prefecture (Japan). She entered Tenshien in 1945 and made her solemn profession in 1951. She joined the group for the foundation of Imari in 1953. Sister was 97 years old and had been in monastic vows for 72 years when the Lord called her.