St. Sebastians Forane church
Balaramapuram, Neyyatinkara Dioceses
Trivandrum Latin Arch Dioceses
Ph: 0471 – 2400442

Parish Priest

Name Rev. Fr Joseph Augustine MA, LLB
Birth Place Neyyatinkara Parish
DOB 22 – 05 – 1967
Date of Ordination 26 – 04 – 1999
Motto “Grow in holiness and to live in faithfulness “
Fav Bible Quote Luke 17:10
“So you also, when you have done everything you were told to do,
should say,
‘We are unworthy servants; we have only done our duty”

After Ordination Rev. Fr Joseph Augustine Served 14 years as parish priest in various churches under Neyyatinkara Dioceses it includes

5 - years in St. Joseph’s Church Kandanthitta

3- years in St. Mary’s Church Peerayam

5- Years in Holy Family church Mailam.

At March 26th 2011 Rev. Fr takes over the charge of Balaramapuram Parish. He supported each and every parish members to live in faith and Godly fear by his teachings and counseling. The Church went through various Spiritual transformations under his guidance and it strengthened the God Fearing community of Balaramapuram. He encouraged many pious Associations to work for the needful peoples of parish both financially and spiritually.

As recognition of his hard work and Spiritual Leadership, Rev Fr. is promoted as Forane Vicar by His Grace Dr. Vincent Samuel STD, Nettayinkara Bishop on November 2013. Rev Fr Joseph Augustine continued his studies after Ordination and completed Post Graduation and LLB Degree from Kerala University. Let us wish him all our thanks and support to lead us like Jesus did:

“To demonstrate God’s love for people while helping them change the way they live, love and lead “