On October 28, 2018, Rt. Rev. Msgr. Peter Kochery was presented with the Good Shepherd Award by Very Rev. Fr. Augustine Mangalath. This award is given to Rt. Rev. Msgr. Peter Kochery in honour and recognition of the meritorious service and leadership that Rt. Rev. Msgr. Kochery has given to the Syro-Malankara Catholic Eparchy in North America. The Eparchy is deeply indebted to Rt. Rev. Msgr. Peter Kochery for the tremendous leadership he has been giving to the Eparchy. May God continue to bless his ministry.