Monday 6. December 2021


"I dream of a Europe..."

Pope Francis' new message on Europe

on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of COMECE


Message Press Release


COMECE meets with Pope Francis


"...we have a Pope that loves Europe..."


Cardinal Hollerich Interview


40th anniversary of COMECE

H. Em. Pietro Parolin 

Cardinal Secretary of State of His Holiness

addresses the Assembly of the EU Bishops


SpeechPress Release


COMECE meets with Pope Francis


"...the Holy Father inspires hope

as COMECE continues its work for Europe

in dialogue with all..."


Cardinal Hollerich Interview

COMECE is monitoring and contributing to these major EU policy areas:
03. December 2021

COMECE mourns the death of Apostolic Nuncio to the European Union Mgr Aldo Giordano

Press Release, 03/12/2021

Archbishop Aldo Giordano, the Apostolic Nuncio to the European Union, died on Thursday 2 December 2021 in Leuven, Belgium, after being hospitalized due to COVID-19 infection. COMECE President Cardinal Hollerich: “Mgr. Giordano left a lasting mark on all of us”.

02. December 2021

EVENT | Our hope for Europe: Conference on the Future of Europe

Invitation, 02/12/2021

“Our hope for Europe: Conference on the Future of Europe” will be held on 7 December 2021, 19:00 – 21:00 (CET) at the Chapel for Europe, Brussels. The event is jointly organised by the Conference of European Churches, the Commission of the Bishops’ Conferences of the European Union (COMECE) and Chapel for Europe.

30. November 2021

COMECE reacts on European Commission ‘inclusive language’ guidelines

Press Release, 30/11/2021

COMECE welcomes the withdrawal of the European Commission’s internal guidelines on inclusive communication on Tuesday 30 November 2021. The draft text contained several terminological recommendations to the staff of this EU institution on how to have more inclusive internal and external communication.

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