First Ordinations

In 1941 conversion were in excess of expectation and two years later in 1944, the Church saw it first ordinations – Frs. Aloysius Chew, Frs. Anthony Khaw, Frs. Anthony Michael and Frs. Thomas Chin. The ordination prelate was the Bishop Devals who was also at that time the Governor of the Catholics colony of Bahau in the state of Negeri Sembilan. He died in 1944. The end of the war saw Parish Priest Fr. Auguin and Fr. J lee at the helm of the Church grappling with and addressing post-war problems, which included reconstruction and redevelopment in the areas spirituality and economy.