Parish Priest

Rev. Fr. Roy Alex Vattakunnel
Parish Priest

Parish Priest

Rev. Fr. Roy Alex Vattakunnel

Fr. Roy was born on 22nd June 1975 as the third child of Alexander and Mariam Vattakunnel at Vilangad., in Kozhikode District in Kerala. He belongs to St. Alphonsa Church Manjakkunnu, Vilangad. His baptismal name is Chacko.

After completing his schooling at St. George’s High School Vilangad, he joined Claret Bhavan Kuravilangad, the minor seminary of Claretian Congregation. He completed his bachelor’s degrees in Philosophy and Communicative English from Dharsana institute of Philosophy and Christ College Bangalore respectively. His Theological study was at St. Joseph’s Pontifical Institute Mangalapuzha.

He was ordained to priesthood on 30th December 2005.

As a Priest he first served as the Procurator of Claret Bhavan, Kuravilangad. After that he has done his LLB studies at Dr. D.Y. Patil college of Law in Navi Mumbai.

He is appointed as parish priest of St. Alphonsa Church Sulthanpalaya, Bangalore from 8th June 2014.