Fr. Dr. Joseph Vadakkel was born 1965 in Kerala, India. After congregation school he joined the Missionary Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament (M.C.B.S.). He was ordained priest in 1993.

Fr Joseph has a doctoral degree in theology. His studies were mainly focused on the Eucharist, the Holy Spirit, Jesus’ fire on earth, the Emmaus story and the teachings of Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedikt XVI..



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Stockholm – Gällivare (Directflight LOT airways) – or

09.15 – 11.20 //  19.15 - 21.20.  Transport from Gällivare airport to Nattavaaraby can be arranged up on request (price 120 SEK / person). Contact us for information / arrangement.

Stockholm – Luleå. Directflight SAS ( or Norwegian (

Local transferbus from Luleå airport to Luleå centrum (approx. 25 min by bus 4 or 104). ( From Luleå centrum approx. 10-15 min walk to trainstation. NOTE! Last train departs from Luleå 16.29. (arriving Nattavaara 18.15).  (

Stockholm – Kiruna (Directflight SAS or Norwegian)

Airportbus from Kiruna airport to Kiruna central busstation (110 SEK oneway) where you change bus to a free transferbus to the trainstation located approx. 5km from central Kiruna). NOTE! Last train departs from Kiruna 18.32. (arriving Nattavaara 20.24). (

Kindly inform us when you have booked your flighttickets so we know your arrivaltime. Depending on number of passengers it might be possible to arrange transport directly from Luleå or Kiruna airports to Nattavaaraby. From Luleå airport (350 SEK / person - minimum 2 persons). From Kiruna airport to Nattavaaraby 240 SEK / person -minimum 2 persons).