Brother John has been received the final vow in July 5, 2015 at St. Paul’s Brotherhood of Oxford Mission Barisal. The Most Rev Paul S Sarker, (Moderator and Bishop of Dhaka, Church of Bangladesh) has solemnized this life vow through the Holy Communion Service at Oxford Mission Epiphany Church. Father Francis has assisted him in this service. Brother John became novice in September 2014. Father Francis has taken his novice oath. He has taken his first vow in October 20, 2013. Brother John was born in the village of Ashkor, baptized at Jobarpar St. Mary’s Church. He is son of Mr. Punurdan Halder and Mrs Martha Halder. It is to be noted that Br. John has been entered this brotherhood by the prayer and blessings of Bishop Michael S Baroi in June 1, 2009.