On May 20, 2019, the Sisters of the Order of Saint Basil the Great, Jesus, Lover of Humanity Province, were honored to welcome His Beatitude Sviataslav Shevchuk to their Motherhouse in Fox Chase, Pa.
The celebration of the Resurrection of Our Lord is the most important feast for each Catholic, requiring preparation to enter into the spiritual significance of the event. At the conclusion of a forty-day Great Fast preceding the feast, there is Passion Week with its many special liturgical services.
April 10, 2019, Sister Isabel (Eugenia) Kruchowski, OSBM of the Crist the King Province, Argentina, was called home to the Lord in the 89th year of her life, having lived 70 years in the monastery.
“God grant her Eternal Memory!”
On March 25, 2019 in the church of Saint Volodymyr in Posadas, Misiones, novice Monica Adriana Barszczuk received her habit and professed her first monastic vows: to live in poverty, chastity and obedience.