The St. Thomas Quasi Province is blessed to have another new priest in the Congregation. Today, on April 21, 2021, His grace Bishop Jose Porunnedom bishop of Manathavady Diocese, ordained Rev. Jibin Karakunnel to the Sacred Order of Priesthood.
The celebration was held at his native parish, Padamala Church dedicated to St Alphonsa. Due to strict Covid 19 social restrictions only 75 people were allowed to participate in this event, however, the celebration was in its finest mode with solemn liturgy. The festivity continued with the First Holy Mass presided over by Fr Jibin and many priests joined him in this concelebrated Holy Eucharist. The entire celebration ended with a short congratulation ceremony and a delicious Lunch. All who were gathered were filled with joy and thanked and praised God for His marvelous blessing.
“The Lord is My Shepherded, there is nothing I shall want’” Psalm 23,1