Let them also remember that the immaculate Virgin Mary, whose example they are to follow, called herself the handmaid of the Lord.
Be praised, my Lord,
through our sister Bodily Death,
from whose embrace
no living person can escape.
Woe to those who die in mortal sin!
Happy those she finds doing
Your most holy will.
The second death
can do no harm to them.
The beginning of the new school year arrived, but the problem of getting more Sisters from Algersdorf was yet unresolved. ... Sr. Margareta told us ... that the sisters should take control of all the educational activity here ... laboring independently for the children of this country.