December 19, 2014, the first year and second year theology students of St. Thomas Quasi Province India, received the minor orders of "Karoya" (lectorate) and "hypodiocona" (acolytate). The auxiliary bishop of Ernakulam-Angamaly, His excellency Mar Jose Puthenveettil conferred the minor orders to the brothers. The brothers were accompanied by the Major Superior, Fr. Shajan and the Prefect, Fr. Vinu Velutheppilly. The Rogate Ashram community, after the novena sang the thanksgiving hymn for this gift of minor orders of the brothers to STQP, India.