For the third year the Sisters of the Order of Saint Basil the Great in the Jesus, Lover of Humanity Province (Fox Chase Manor, Pennsylvania, USA) along with the Saint Sophia Religious Association of Ukrainian Catholics, Inc. sponsored a summer camp for children ages 6 to 12 years old during June 25 – 29, 2018.
The General Superior Mother Dia Stasiuk, OSBM and the General Councilor/Treasurer Sister Mariela Rotzen traveled from Rome to visit our Sister of the Order of Saint Basil the Great in Eastern Europe during June 23 - 28, 2018.
On May 26, 2018 Sister Ann Laszok and Sister Joann Sosler of the Jesus, Lover of Humanity Province in Fox Chase Manor, Pennsylvania, USA and nine volunteers left for a Mission Trip to Ukraine. The group planned to conduct English camps in Drohobych, Ivano-Frankivsk and Mukachevo and visit numerous orphanages and institutes.
In response to an invitation from Reverend Father Jurij Korolevsky with the blessing of Most Reverend Bishop Vasil’ Tuchapets’, Kharkiv Exarch of the UGCC, in 2017 two Basilian Sisters from the Most Holy Trinity Province in Ukraine began a pastoral ministry in the city of Poltava.
The members the General Administration received an invitation from the Sisters from the Most Holy Trinity Province (Ukraine), who are celebrating their 15-year ministry at their mission in Athens, Greece. Two General Councilors, Sister Nazariya Mykhyaliuk, OSBM and Sister Emanuela Vavrekova, OSBM, gladly traveled to take part in the occasion.
Sister Emanujila Vishka, OSBM from the St. Michael the Archangel Province, in Osijek, Croatia, who has a Master’s Degree in Theology participated in the Marian Congress in Travnik (Bosnia and Herzzegovina).
Members of the Rome Chapters participated in the traditional annual pilgrimage of “Mothers in Prayer” to the sanctuary of Divino Amore on Sunday, May 6, 2018.