*2002 Feb - the
abbess is already editing ''Orthodox Contact'', a publication of the Antiochian Orthodox Church of Saint Nicholas East Melbourne.
*2002 May 16 - first [[Liturgy]], celebrated by [[Archimandrite]] [[Nabil (Kachab)]].
*2003 [[Melbourne Institute of Orthodox Christian Studies|MIOCS]] idea begins.
Rassophor Virginia is the registrar.
*2004 MIOCS has first lectures; Rassophor Virginia lectures along with some Melbourne [[clergy]].
*2005 Rassophor Virginia is assisted in her editing of ''Orthodox Contact'' by [[Shamassy]] Clare.