Eighteen Finally Professed Pallottine Brothers belonging to all three units of Pallottines in India, of which 10 belonging to our ABVM province, were ordained Deacons by Rt. Rev. Seamus Freeman, Bishop of Ossory, Ireland and our former Rector General, on 29th of June at Prabodhana, Mysore. Very Rev. Fr. Jacob Nampudakam SAC., the Rector General, Rev. Fr. Martin Manus SAC., General Consultor, Pallottine dignitaries from other countries and Pallottine fathers from various parts of India and family members, relatives and well wishers of the deacons and Pallottines attended the function.