Rev. Fr. Lawrence Nchekwube Nwankwo, a priest of the Catholic Diocese of Awka, is currently the parish priest of St. Paul’s Parish Ugwuoba, Oji River L.G.A and a lecturer at the Department of Religion & Human Relations, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka. He holds a doctorate degree in Systematic Theology from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium. His research interest is in African Christianity, pentecostalism, popular religiosity, inculturation and liberation theologies in Africa and theological method in Africa.