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: THE ASCENSION AND ENDURING PEACE
2000 years onThe ascension of Jesus into heaven, forty days after his resurrection, is a landmark event in the life of the Church. Jesus had told his disciples that he shall ascend to his father. "...I go to prepare a place for you. After I have gone and prepared a place for you, I shall come again and take you to me, so that where I am you also may be" (Jn. 14:2-4). At the ascension he made good his word. However before ascending into heaven Jesus mandated his follow