On Sunday 8th October 2017, Oath taking ceremony of the new committee of Secular Franciscans members was held . The celebration began with holy mass at 8:30 am . Rev Fr Prakash lobo, OFM , Director of Secular Franciscans of Udupi Diocese , celebrates the holy mass .
In his homily he explained the good deeds and mission of secular Franciscans in this earth. He also gave a talk on the life of St Francis of Assisi , the founder of this mission.
In total 11 members of the parish took the oath . Karkala Deanery members of secular Franciscans were also present .