The Pantasaph Franciscan Friary founded in 1852 is home to a Franciscan community encompassed by the beautiful St. David’s Church and St. Pio Peace Centre.
The Franciscan Friary, St. David's Church. Franciscan Retreat Centre, Padre Pio shrine, and Calvary Hill are taken up by the Vincentian Congregation in April 2022. Vincentian Congregation was started in Kerala, India in 1904. The main charism of the Congregation is to preach Good News to the poor through Popular Mission Retreats in the parishes, Conducting retreat centres, Bible Conventions etc.
Now the Vincentian Retreat Centre at Pantasaph is fully functioning. Calvary Hill, Rosary way, and Padre Pio shrine are open for pilgrimage.