Herman Bastijns, R.I.P.

Father Luc Putzeys, Provincial Delegate of the sector of Belgium,
informs you of the return to the Lord of Father

Herman Bastijns

on Thursday 9th August 2018 at Varsenare (Belgium)
at the age of 82 years, of which 58 years of missionary life
in Burkina Faso, DR Congo and Belgium.

Let us pray for him and for his loved ones.

Notice of Father Herman Bastijns’ death

Milestones in Father Herman Bastijns’ life

Herman Bastijns was born on 13 January 1936 in Hasselt, but was part of the diocese of Mechelen-Brussels when he entered the novitiate (Spiritual Year) of the Missionaries of Africa in Varsenare on 7 September 1956. After the novitiate, Herman continued his theological studies at Heverlee where he took his missionary oath on 2 July 1960 and was ordained priest on 2 February 1961.

01/09/1961 Etudes: Philosophie Roma Italia
30/06/1964 Nommé: Belgique
07/09/1966 Professeur: Louvain Belgique
01/07/1968 Nommé: PE.68/7 Haute Volta E
06/11/1968 Reo,D.Koudougou Haute Volta E
01/04/1972 Louvain Belgique
01/07/1972 Nommé: PE.72/8 Belgique
01/09/1973 Nommé: PE.73/8 Haute Volta E
01/11/1973 Supérieur Tenado Haute Volta E
09/10/1978 Louvain Belgique
21/05/1979 Session-Retraite Jérusalem Israel / Palestine
12/12/1979 Varsenare Belgique
01/06/1980 Nommé: PE.80/7 Belgique
24/06/1981 Nommé: PE.81/8 Zaïre S.E.
01/09/1981 Supérieur Sémin.PB Rusizi Zaïre S.E.
01/09/1986 Député au Chapitre Rome Italie
24/11/1986 Retour à Rusizi Zaïre S.E.
09/07/1987 Année sabbatique Belgique
10/09/1988 Lecturer Kahangala Tanzania
16/09/1989 Professeur Kossogen 1ère Etape Burkina FasoE
01/07/1993 Nommé Session-Retr. Jérusalem Israel / Palestine
20/04/1999 Accompagnement GR Jérusalem Israel / Palestine
15/09/1999 Ass.Secrétaire à la Formation Continue Maison Généralice M.G.
15/10/2010 Ann.Sabbatique H.C.: Bonheiden Belgique
01/12/2010 Nommé PEP /PE 10/10) Belgique
01/12/2012 Responsable Antwerpen Belgique
01/09/2014 Ministère H.C. Bonheiden Belgique
09/08/2018 Retour auprès du Père Varsenare Belgique


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