Meet Father Emmanuel

Father Nwachukwu Emmanuel Dirichukwu is a Roman Catholic diocesan priest of the diocese of Nashville TN.
A Nigerian native from Igbo extraction, Father Dirichukwu is one of eleven children. Gifted with multiple talents and spiritually endowed. A priest of Joy and a Holy Ghost fan. He did his undergraduate and graduate studies in Nigeria and the United States, respectively. He was ordained at Nashville's Cathedral of the Incarnation by late bishop David Choby of blessed memory.

Do not confuse him with a Baptist preacher, he was born and raised catholic. His priest discernment process started at his early stage of life through his love for chicken. He loves children and works with persons with different kinds of disabilities in different parts of world. He is an educationist, Author, and the spiritual director of the Pentecost Adoration Ministry (PAM).

As a charismatic servant, he is guided by Luke 4:18 "The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to set the oppressed free.”