Fr. Joy Plathottathil SVD appointed as ICC new Assistant
Rev. Fr. Joy Plathottathil
SVD has been appointed our new Assistant Chaplain.
He will be introduced on Sunday 12th September during
the Holy Mass at Meidling and Stadlau Churches and taking in
Born in Santhigram, Idukki district, on
24th December 1972.
Entered in the St. Mission Seminary,
Changanacherry in 1987.
Completed initial BA cum Philosophy
studies at BSS College Bhopal, Madhya Predesh.
Novitiate: 1995 in Khurda, Indore, Madhya
Theology Studies in Pontifical
Diploma in Theology:
Philosophic-Theological College St. Augustin, Germany.
Final Vows in the Society of the Divine
Word (SVD): 2001, St. Augusitin, Germany.
Priestly Ordination on 7th
Church, Santhigram, conferred by Rt. Rev. Dr. Mar George
Pastoral Experience and first Priestly
Ministry:2002-2003, Holy Spirit Church, Augsburg, and
St. Peter and Paul Church, Inningen.
Chaplain: 2003 & 2004 Bischofshofen,
Final Appointment: 2004, Japan Province,
Japanese studies and Pastoral Service:
2004-2006 in Nagoya, Japan
M.A. in Psychology: 2009 at Nanzan
Catholic University Nagoya, Japan.
Higher Studies in Vienna: Since December
2010, (clinical Psychology).
Present Ministries: Chaplain for the
Sisters at the Orthopedic Hospital Speising, Vienna.
Ministry for the Japanese Christian
Community in Vienna.
Assistant Chaplain for ICC Vienna:
the Human Dignity!”