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.
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.
During the Great Fast, Sisters from the Generalate participated in special services of the Way of the Cross (Stations of the Cross). On March 24, 2019 the annual Way of the Cross took place at the Saint Sofia Minor Basilica, where the cross was carried to different stations by various religious organizations, monastic Orders and communities.