The Berinţa monastery was founded by the family Mircea Rusu. It was built after the loss of their son at the age of 14. Starting 2000 abbess nun Eufrasia Bularca came at the monastery with her council of nuns.
The monastery worship “Saint Andrew, Transfiguration”. It’s not the only worship place in Maramureş that is bound to its founder. The monastery Saint Nicholas in Baia Borşa is tied with family Nicholas and Rozia Oancea. They are the founders of the monastery.