Posted on: 2016-05-06
Source: Comms Dept, Oyo Diocese

Sunday, 1st of May, 2016 will forever remain a glorious and highly memorable day in the hearts of the Catholic Women of the Catholic Diocese of Oyo and the lay faithful of St. Michael Catholic Church Okeho. The thanksgiving Mass commenced at 10:00am at St. Michael Catholic Church, Okeho, which was presided over by Most. Rev. Emmanuel Ade Badejo and concelebrated with Rev. Fr. Joseph Adejumo the Diocesan CWO Chaplain. The Bishop appreciated the work of C.W.O in the Church and appreciated all the invited guests, the Parish Priest Rev. Fr. Julius Olayinka and lay faithful of the Parish.

In his homily, he thanked the Creator of the universe for the gift of life, he admonished all to learn act of forgiveness. If you love God you will love his words and. The bishop added that harvest time is a joyous time he called on all to always seek the Holy spirit of God. In clear demonstrations of a heart of appreciation, the Bishop of the Diocese Most Rev. Emmanuel Badejo expressed his heartfelt gratitude to the entire invited guest for their generous and passionate support.

 Present at the occasion were the Dean of Iseyin Rev. Fr. Francis Oladiipo and Rev. Fr. Joseph Ogundipe the Parish Priest of St. James Catholic Church Iwere-Oke, the Diocesan CWO President Mrs. E.O Adesokan, Dr. Taiwo Oluwaseyi & Dr. Kehinde Olaoluwatomi Oshigbo, Mrs. Matilda Agbedahunsi, Mrs. Beatrice Ojo , Ambassador Dr. Olaide Alade JP FHRD and Mrs. Cynthia Adekunle harvest Queen and others.  The Benediction was given by Most Rev. Emmanuel Badejo the local ordinary