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84th Annual Basilian Pilgrimage Focuses on the Family

84th Annual Basilian Pilgrimage Focuses on the Family

October 7, 2015
Posted in: Archives, Pilgrimage

Despite the chill and overcast skies, hundreds of the Faithful gathered Sunday, October 4, 2015, for the 84th Annual Protection of the Mother of God…

East Meets West

East Meets West

September 29, 2015
Posted in: Archives, News

Through the generosity of the Ukrainian Community Foundation of Philadelphia, Saint Basil Academy received a grant for the funding of Icon writing classes and a…

Basilian Sisters Celebrate Summer Jubilees

Basilian Sisters Celebrate Summer Jubilees

June 29, 2015
Posted in: Archives, Jubilarians

“You’ve seen so much of the Church over the years and Christ has been a constant in your lives all that time.” So spoke Rev….

Msgr. Appleyard Conducts Basilian Retreat

Msgr. Appleyard Conducts Basilian Retreat

June 22, 2015
Posted in: Archives, News

The Sisters of Saint Basil of the Jesus Lover of Humanity Province took time away from business and busyness June 14-19, 2015, for their annual…

Sisters of Saint Basil Hold Chapter of Elections

Sisters of Saint Basil Hold Chapter of Elections

June 15, 2015
Posted in: Archives, News

Steer the ship of our lives, Lord. Renew in us the gift of discernment, so that we can see the right direction in which we…

Basilian Spirituality Center Holds Icon Workshops

Basilian Spirituality Center Holds Icon Workshops

June 1, 2015
Posted in: Archives, Basilian Spirituality Center, Workshop

Father Abbott Damien Higgins, Abbott of Holy Transfiguration Monastery (“Monks of Mount Tabor”) in Redwood, CA, served as the guest master iconographer for two icon…

ECED Holds Spring Meeting

ECED Holds Spring Meeting

May 1, 2015
Posted in: Archives, News

Directors of eparchial Religious Education departments recently held their Spring Meeting at Bon Secour Retreat and Conference Center in Marriotsville, Maryland. This group, the publishing…

Sister Paula Jacynyk, OSBM 1930 – 2015

Sister Paula Jacynyk, OSBM 1930 – 2015

April 20, 2015
Posted in: Archives, Obituaries

Sister Paula (Theresa) Jacynyk, OSBM, passed away Friday, April 17, 2015, at Holy Redeemer Hospital, Meadowbrook, PA. Sister had undergone a pacemaker implant and was…

Basilian Volunteer Team Pays Goodwill Visit to Ukraine

Basilian Volunteer Team Pays Goodwill Visit to Ukraine

April 1, 2015
Posted in: Archives, Mission, Pilgrimage

More than twenty years ago, Sister Mary Bernarda Arkatin, OSBM, a member of the Order of the Sisters of Saint Basil the Great, Jesus Lover…

Basilian Sisters Host Retirement Luncheon for Joan Crompton

Basilian Sisters Host Retirement Luncheon for Joan Crompton

March 20, 2015
Posted in: Archives, News

The relationship began many years ago. It was the 1960’s and Joan Crompton’s two young boys were ready for elementary school. At that time a…