The Basilian Sisters Governance Commission met at the Generalate in Rome from June 5 to 9, 2017. Members of the Commission once again reviewed the X General Chapter’s mandates, shared their impressions and findings gleaned during the presentations of possible governance models in our provinces, Vice Provinces and Delegatures.
+His Beatitude, Major Archbishop emeritus Lubomyr Cardinal Husar of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church passes into eternity
After living 84 years, many of them dedicated to demanding and tireless work, His Beatitude Lubomyr Cardinal Husar, Major Archbishop Emeritus of Kyiv-Halyc. in the UGCC entered the heavenly kingdom for his eternal reward. He was a wise Father, who appealed to the conscious of Ukrainians, as well as others, sharing deep wisdom and always bringing and instilling a spirit of peace.
The Passing to the Lord, for Eternal Reward of His Beatitude Lubomyr Cardinal Husar, Emeritus of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church
After 85 years of a hard-working life, His Beatitude Lubomyr Cardinal Husar, Emeritus of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church has passed on to his eternal reward.
Sister Lydia Anna Sawka, Vicar General, visited our Sisters in Brazil and Argentina during the months of March and April 2017, as requested to assist with Canonical Visitations by Mother Dia Stasiuk, General Superior. In Brazil the Sisters of the Delegature of St. Macrina have their main monastery and novitiate in Curitiba. They have two other homes, one in Canoinhas and the other in Reserva. Although there are only 10 Sisters in the Delegature, they have a variety of ministries and some work in service-related jobs to provide for the financial needs of the Sisters.
Commemorating the Seventh Anniversary of the Organization “Mothers in Prayer” at the Basilica of Saint Sofia in Rome
On April 30, 2017 the organization, “Mothers in Prayer” at the Saint Sofia Basilica marked the seventh anniversary of their founding.
At the request of the Patriarchal Commission on Monasticism, a new documentary film about vocations to consecrated life has been prepared.