The Bishop, Priests, Consecrated Persons and Lay Faithful of Osogbo Diocese,
On behalf of the Bishop, Most Rev. Emmanuel Adetoyese Badejo, Priests, Consecrated persons and lay faithful of Oyo Diocese, I congratulate all Christ’s Faithful of our sister Diocese, Osogbo on the joyous occasion of the Silver Jubilee of the creation of the Diocese. May the name of the Lord be praised both now and forevermore.
It is indeed a great and memorable celebration even amidst the pangs of the novel pandemic ravaging humanity presently. It only helps us all to further reflect on the meaning of true living.
25 years, one of the jubilee years and the first of the jubilee years remain special to you all. May God show you all special favours. Amen.
We all in Oyo Diocese continue join you to thank God for the works that have been done in the last 25 years in the Diocese, towards the fulfilment of the task and mission of making the Good News of our Lord Jesus Christ reach the ends of the world. We pray that God will continue to bless the work of your hands with success. Amen.
The mission of running the good race and fighting the good fight continues. We look forward to more fruitful years. May God lead you on. Amen.
Once again, congratulations to the Chief Shepherd of Osogbo Diocese, Most Rev John Oyejola on this joyous occasion. May God continue to support you as you shepherd the flock entrusted to your care. Amen. To all the priests and consecrated persons working in collaboration with you, we pray that God will continue to renew your strength and vigour to carry out the mission of Christ. Amen. Congratulations to the Lay Faithful of Osogbo Diocese. May God continue to bless your sacrifice. Amen.
May our mother Mary continue to intercede for you all and may the work of evangelization in Osogbo Diocese be sown for an eternal harvest. Amen.
God bless Bishop John Oyejola!
God bless Osogbo Diocese!