Rev. Michael Kwame Torwoe was born on 15th February to Mr. Paul Y. Torwoe and Mad. Mary A. Amevor.
Rev. Michael Torwoe started his basic education at Hlefi R. C. Primary School
and he attended Hlefi L/A J.H.S
After completing his Junior High School he gain admission to Kpedze Senior High School (Kpesco)
Rev. Michael Torwoe began his priestly formation at the Congregation of Holy Redeemer Scala House for his pre Postulancy. The pre Postulancy is the first stage of religious formation where individuals integrate himself into Religious and begin to learn about the religious congregation they belongs to.
He then continued to Spiritan University College, Ejisu Ashanti for his Philosophy Studies he continued to Mater Domini Novitiate – Enugu Nigeria for his one year Novitiate as a Religious. Subsequently he went to St. Gregory the Great Provincial Major Seminary – Parkoso – Kumasi for Theology course.
He was ordained as a Deacon on December 20th, 2022, at Bishop Holland Memorial Pastoral and Formation Centre in Sokode Gborgame. The ordination was conducted by the Vice President of the Ghana Catholic Bishop’s Conference and the Bishop of Ho Diocese, Most Rev. Emmanuel Kofi Fianu S.V.D. There were three other diocesan candidates who were also ordained on the same day.
Rev. Michael Torwoe has served various communities including Dodome, Dzolo Gbogame, Aflakpe, Biakpa, Dzogbefeme Vane, Agate, Vakpo Todzi and Sokode – Etoe for his Pastoral duties.
He will be ordained as a Catholic Priest on 26th August, 2023, and he will celebrate his First Mass at St. Anthony Catholic Church Hlefi.