Fr. Praveen Mundanchery was ordained priest in the afternoon of January 09, 2016, by his Lordship Rev. Dr. Alex Vadakkumthala, the bishop of Kannoor. Praveen was ordained in the traditional Latin parish of Varapuzha. He is the first Rogationist Indian Priest from the Latin diocese. The parish priest and parishioners organized a warm welcome for the bishop and Dn. Praveen. It was a beautiful and colourful ordination ceremony for Fr. Praveen as well as a joyful celebration for the Parish. Rogationists priests from all the communities, a good number of Daughters of Divine Zeal sisters, benefactors and friends joined in the celebration.