Rev. Dr. Joseph Kuttiankal is Catholic priest belonging to the Eparchy of Palai. He was born on 2nd November 1981. After schoolings, he joined Good Shepherd Minor Seminary Pala. He completed his Philosophy course at St. Thomas Apostolic Seminary Kottayam and theology course at St. Joseph Pontifical Seminary Mangalapuzha, Aluva. He was ordained priest by Bishop Mar Joseph Kallarangatt on 31 December 2008. He holds a doctorate in Liturgical theology from Pontifical Oriental Institute, Rome. After his Studies in Rome, he appointed as the Procurator and formator to Mar Aprem Seminary, Pala for three years. Then he is appointed the Director of Family Apostolate on 15 February 2020. He is a member of the Central Liturgical Committee of the Syro Malabar Church. He is also servings as the pro-director of the Alphonsian Academy of Religious Sciences Palai. He is teaching in various theological institutes including Carmelaran Theological College Bangalore.