News & Events

News & Events

Full Obituary for Sister Laura Palka, OSBM  1929- 2023

Full Obituary for Sister Laura Palka, OSBM 1929- 2023

January 24, 2023
Posted in: News, Obituaries

Sister Laura, musician and composer left her earthly home on January 21, 2022.  Sister had been in poor health after having suffered a stroke a…

Celebrating Theophany with Joy!

Celebrating Theophany with Joy!

January 9, 2023
Posted in: Celebration, News

Celebrating Theophany with Joy! The Feast of Holy Theophany (Epiphany) of our Lord God and Savior Jesus Christ is celebrated each year on January 6….

St. Nicholas Celebration

St. Nicholas Celebration

December 19, 2022
Posted in: Events, News

On December 11, 2022,  the Basilian Spirituality Center was a place of joy and celebration in honor of the feast of St. Nicholas. Thanks to…

Pilgrimage 2022

Pilgrimage 2022

September 2, 2022
Posted in: Events, News

The 91st Annual Pilgrimage to the Mother of God was held at the Basilian Motherhouse in Fox Chase on Sunday, October 2, 2022.   Only…

Full Obituary for Sister Miriam Claire Kowal, OSBM

Full Obituary for Sister Miriam Claire Kowal, OSBM

September 1, 2022
Posted in: News, Obituaries

On September 16, 2022, after a brief illness, Sister Miriam Claire Kowal died at Holy Redeemer Hospital in Meadowbrook, PA. Born in Auburn, NY, in…

Centralia

Centralia

September 1, 2022
Posted in: Events, News

On Sunday August 21, 2022, Sr. Dia, Sr Franchiska and Sr. Ann journeyed to Centralia, PA for the Call to Prayer pilgrimage. The theme was…

Now Hiring!

Now Hiring!

August 9, 2022
Posted in: Events, News

Interested candidates please send a cover letter of interest and resume to vickis@stbasils.com or call 215 – 379-3998 Ext. 16 for additional information. Job Title:…

Raffle of Painting to Support Ukraine

Raffle of Painting to Support Ukraine

July 7, 2022
Posted in: News

We are excited to announce a raffle to win a painting by our own Mary Em McGlone, in support of Ukrainian refugees. A watercolor workshop…

Jubilee Celebration 2022

Jubilee Celebration 2022

July 7, 2022
Posted in: Events, Jubilarians, News

The Sisters of St. Basil gathered in the Holy Trinity Chapel of their Fox Chase Motherhouse to celebrate the combined years of faithful service of…

Children's Summer Camp

Children’s Summer Camp

May 22, 2022
Posted in: Events

The Sisters in partnership with the St. Sophia Association of Religious Ukrainian Catholics will be hosting an Annual Children’s Camp in August. For more information…