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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.
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BISHOP'S ARTICLE: AIFENT: Protect Your World
Of Stakeholders and Zombies
Far too many people live in today's world like passive observers. Though not everyone can be a leader, I wish more people could get involved as stakeholders in the destiny of their world. The famous poem, "Desiderata" ought to be taken seriously. It reads, "You are a child of the universe, not unlike the trees or the stars, you have a right to be here". Yoruba folklore identifies three groups of people on earth; the stakeholders, the spectators and those who simply wonder what is really going on. Even mere spectators are better placed tha