Fr. Adolphus Muoghalu hails from Nigeria. He studied Philosophy at Nnamdi Azikiwe University in Nigeria before leaving his home country in 2006 to further his studies abroad.
He did Master’s degree program in Tourism and Hospitality management and graduated from Eastern Mediterranean University, Cyprus in 2008.
He migrated to USA in 2010 after winning the Diversity Visa Lottery.
In 2011, he joined the Archdiocese of New York and began his Theology studies at St. Joseph's Seminary, Yonkers. He was ordained a priest on May 24th, 2015.
He was assigned to Church of St. Mary's, Wappingers Falls.
On July 1, 2016, Fr. Adolphus was assigned to St. James/Our Lady of the Lake Church in Carmel.