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New Delhi-110060, India
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Bishop Jose Puthenveettil was born on April 4, 1961, in the archdiocese of Ernakulam-Angamaly and had his priestly formation in the archdiocesan minor seminary in St. Joseph’s inter-diocesan Seminary, Mangalore.
He was ordained priest on Dec. 26, 1987, and soon became the assistant vicar at St. Mary’s Forane Church, Kanjoor (1988-1990) and then secretary to Mar Antony Cardinal Padiyara (1990-1992).
In 1992 he left India for higher education at in Belgium and secured a doctorate in theology.
Since 2011 he has been serving pro-vicar general of the archdiocese of Ernakulam-Angamaly.
He has authored several theological books.
On Aug 30, 2019, Bishop Jose Puthenveettil was appointed as new auxiliary bishop of Faridabad.