On December 26, 2018, at the invitation of Most Reverend Dionisio Lachovicz, Apostolic Visitator for Ukrainian Catholics in Italy, the Sisters of St. Basil from the Generalate – Sisters Lydia Anna Sawka, Nazariya Mykhayliuk and Emanuela Vavrekova participated in the annual pilgrimage of Ukrainians in Italy to the Basilica of Saint Peter in Vatican City.
After dinner on December 26, 2018, the Generalate of the Sisters of Saint Basil was visited by the students from the Ukrainian Collegio of Saint Priest-martyr Josaphat.
On Christmas Day, December 25, 2018 the Generalate filled with carols as nine Basilian Sisters from the Most Holy Trinity Province (Ukraine), ministering at the Saint Sofia Basilica in Rome, as well as, the students studying in Rome gathered to celebrate Christmas.
Having been invited by Sr. Makariia Glyuzdyn, the Superior of the community of Basilian Sisters ministering at the Saint Sofia Basilica in Rome, the Sisters from the Generalate participated in a day of spiritual renewal in preparation for the Feast of Saint Basil the Great.
During the days of December 11-12, 2018 all the Sisters of the Province met for the Provincial Chapter, where they elected their new Provincial Administration:
Second meeting of the members of the Preparatory Committee for the General Chapter of the Basilian Sisters
At the Generalate on Monday, November 19, 2018 the Basilian Sisters of the Preparatory Committee began a working session, which lasted through November 23. Sisters arrived from all corners of the world.