The Vicariate of Kuwait is now the Apostolic Vicariate of Northern Arabia which includes Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and Saudi Arabia. The decree from the Holy See came into effect on May 31, 2011.
Birth Date : 24 May 1967
Ordained Priest : 29 November 1997
Joined the Vicariate : 7 February 2018
E-mail: sebpj2015 - at - gmail.com
Cellphone No: 65195258
Fr. Sebastian Purayidathil was born at Paika in Kottayam Dt. of Kerala, India. He is the second child in the family of the five children.
After having finished his pre-degree studies in 1986, he joined the Capuchin Order.
He had his initial formation in Bharananganam, Kattappana and in Moovattupuzha. He did his philosophical and theological studies in Thrisur and Kottayam.
He also rendered pastoral assistance in the United States, UAE and in Oman for few a months.
Fr. Sebastian joined the Apostolic Vicariate of Northern Arabia on 7th February 2018 and has been assigned to the Holy Family (Cathedral) Parish, Kuwait City.