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Fr Thomas Kattathara SJ

Fr Thomas Kattathara SJ
Date of Birth : 01.04.1963
Place : Kottayam, Kerala
Nationality : Indian

  • Primary : 1968-72 (St. Mary’s Primary School, Kollad)
  • Secondary : 1972-75 (V.I. Mathen’s H.S., Moovalvattam)
  • High School : 1975-78 (V.I. Mathen’s H.S., Moovaltattam)
  • Pre-Degree : 1979-82 (under the University of Kerala)
  • Degree : 1982-85 (B.A. in English Literature, in St. Berchman’s College, Changanacherry, under the University of Kerala)
  • Philosophy : 1990-92 (JDV, Pune)
  • FPSM
  • 1992-93 (Fellowship Programme in Social Management, St. Xavier’s Collage, Ahmedabad)
  • Regency : 1993-94 (Social Apostolate, in Kodma, Sahibganj)
  • Theology : 1994-97 (VidyaJyothi, Delhi)
  • Licentiate (MTh) 2003-06, (Biblical Theology, St. Peter’s Pontifical Institute, Bangalore)
  • Tertianship 2006-07 (Kandy, Sri Lanka)
  • Doctorate Philosophisch-Theologische Hochschule, Sankt Georgen, Frankfurt am Main,Germany, 2013.

Ministry :

  • Diaconate St. John de Britto’s Parish, Cilimpur, West Bengal
  • Pastoral (6 years in) St. John de Britto’s Parish, Cilimpur, West Bengal
  • Formation Rector, St. Leo’s Seminary, Raiganj, West Bengal
  • Teaching in Parasmony, the Regional Theologate, Bolpur (3 batches from 2006-2007)

Articles :

  • “Märtyer des Gottvertrauens,” in Jesuiten, 4, Freunde der Gesellschaft Jesu e.V. Seestraße 14, München, 2008.
  • “Is Sister Valsa John the First and the Last? ” in Together, A National Family Magazine, Vol.6. No.2, Franciscan Publications, Bangalore, 2012.
  • “Wo die Herz-Jesu-Verhrung blüht,” in Jesuiten, 3, Freunde der Gesellschaft Jesu e.V. Seestraße 14, München, 2013.

Book :

  • The Snag of the Sword, Peter Lang, Int. Publishers, Frankfurt, 2014.