A Nigerian man identified as Father Chidubem has captivated many viewers online by sharing his remarkable journey to becoming a Catholic priest.
Through a series of old photos and a poignant narrative, Father Chidubem provided a glimpse into his humble beginnings, igniting inspiration among many viewers online
His post featured a touching series of images, including snapshots from his time as a junior in preparation for his future vocation.
Netizens were able to witness the remarkable transformation of a young boy with a dream into a devoted priest.
Father Chidubem’s journey began with his West African School Certificate Examination, commonly known as WASSCE, in the year 2008.
His educational journey served as the foundation for his calling, as he went on to enroll in the major seminary in 2012.
The aspiring priest’s journey was not without its obstacles. He diligently pursued his theological degree, undergoing rigorous academic training and theological studies, which culminated in his final examination and an equally nerve-wracking defense of his beliefs and knowledge.
After years of intense preparation and self-discovery, Father Chidubem was finally ordained as a Catholic priest.
In his heartfelt TikTok post, Father Chidubem shared the profundity of his journey, emphasizing that his dream of becoming a priest was indeed a long and arduous one.
@Oyiridiya said; “See me smiling. I can remember your innocent face in primary school. May God continue to strengthen you, more and more celebrations to come.”
@Stancy commented; “And you became the celebrity Padre. Well done Padre.”
@Jepngetich asked; “Becoming a priest takes this long? Wow!! Congratulations from Kenya.”
@bundu said; “Congrats. but no one is talking about the 14th slide examination Hall arrangement with a Bible.”
@Gracie_O commented; “May God continue to guide you in the path you have chosen. God bless you. Remember me in your prayers.”
@QUEEN ADAEZE said; “Omo, nothing in this life is easy.”
@simplicity434 commented; “May God keep strengthening you.”
@OLÚWADÁMILÁRE said; “God bless you Padre , may he continue to keep you in his vineyard forever and ..thank you for service.