Rev. Fr. Vadappuram Mathew Jose SJ belongs to Dumka-Raiganj Jesuit Province, and since 2012 he has been in Papal Seminary. He is a staff member of JDV and teaches Pastoral Theology. He teaches liturgy in Jnana-Deepa Vidyapeeth and is the liturgist of the Papal community. He directs the Certificate Course in Theology at JDV. He has done Master’s in Theology in Vidyjayoti, Delhi and Doctorate in Innsbruck, Austria, on tribal and subaltern theology.