Monday, 8th of October 2012
Vatican’s Apostolic Nuncio to India, Archbishop Salvatore Pennacchio visited the Basilica along with Bishop Joseph Karikkassery (Diocese of Kottapuram), Msgr. Dennis Stanley Kuruppassery (Councilor, Embassy of Vatican, Czech Republic) and with eminent priests from the Diocese of Kottapuram. He spend around 2 hours at Pallipuram.
Rector Fr. Prince Padamattummel and Asst. Vicars and parishioners given them a warm welcome.