WELCOME TO THE CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF OYO
Welcome! I, Bishop Emmanuel Adetoyese Badejo along with the Clergy, Consecrated men and women and the Laity of the Catholic Diocese of Oyo greet you warmly as you access our Diocesan website. We do hope the site serves your needs during this visit. As you encounter our Diocese in this medium, we pray that you also encounter God and that His blessings rest on you and your family. Do remember our Diocese in your daily prayers and should you wish to support the work of evangelisation with us, feel welcome to do so.
BISHOP'S ARTICLE: Choosing Life Over Death
Life is supreme.
Soccer, for many in contemporary times, is like a religion. Many people get completely enraptured by the rush of emotion during games, enthralled by the hype of soccer superstars and fascinated by the huge sums of money they earn. Many die-hard fans of the game make outrageous claims about their clubs and stars. The adulation of those stars often attains idolatrous levels, making those footballers feel like gods. A fair example was the case of Eric Cantona, former forward of Manchester United Football Club (FC), who once got himself sketched out as